hekk

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Danish hæk, Dutch haag, German Hecke, Old English hecg ‎(fence), Swedish häck.

Noun[edit]

hekk n

  1. hedge

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From German Hecke, sense 4 from Low German hek.

Noun[edit]

hekk m ‎(definite singular hekken, indefinite plural hekker, definite plural hekkene)

  1. a hedge
  2. (athletics) a hurdle (in a hurdle race)
  3. (athletics) hurdles (a hurdle race)
    110 meter hekk - 110 metre hurdles
  4. (nautical) stern

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology 1[edit]

From German Hecke, sense 4 from Low German hek.

Noun[edit]

hekk m ‎(definite singular hekken, indefinite plural hekkar, definite plural hekkane)

  1. a hedge
  2. (sports) a hurdle (in a hurdle race)
  3. (sports) hurdles (a hurdle race)
    400 meter hekk - 400 metre hurdles
  4. (nautical) stern

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

hekk

  1. imperative of hekka and hekke