reccan

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rakjaną. Cognate with Old Saxon rekkian (Middle Low German recken), Dutch rekken, Old High German recchan (German recken), Old Norse rekja (Danish række), Gothic 𐌿𐍆𐍂𐌰𐌺𐌾𐌰𐌽 (ufrakjan).

Verb[edit]

reċċan

  1. to stretch out, extend
  2. to reach out to someone
  3. to tell, narrate
  4. to explain
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rōkijaną.

Verb[edit]

rēccan

  1. Alternative form of rēċan
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