riek

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rik/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ik

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch riec, from Old Dutch *reko, from Proto-Germanic *rekô (rake).

Noun[edit]

riek f (plural rieken, diminutive riekje n)

  1. pitchfork

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

riek

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rieken
  2. imperative of rieken

Anagrams[edit]


Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon rīki, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz. Cognate to German reich, Dutch rijk, English rich.

Adjective[edit]

riek (comparative rieker, superlative riekst)

  1. rich

Declension[edit]