rauk

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Finnish raukka, possibly from Proto-Germanic *draugaz, whence also Old Norse draugr.

Noun[edit]

rauk (genitive rauga, partitive rauka)

  1. a very old person

Declension[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

rauk

  1. first-person singular active past indicative of rjúka
  2. third-person singular active past indicative of rjúka

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *raukiz, whence also Old Norse reykr, Old Frisian rēk (West Frisian reek), Old Saxon rōk (Low German Röök), Old Dutch rouc (Dutch rook), Old High German rouh (German Rauch) and possibly Old English rēc, which might be a loanword from Old Norse rekyr.

Noun[edit]

rauk m

  1. smoke

Synonyms[edit]