riik

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Low German rike, Swedish rike or Old Swedish rīke.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

riik (genitive riigi, partitive riiki)

  1. state, country, polity
  2. government (mostly the Estonian government)

Declension[edit]


Farefare[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Reich, Dutch rijk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

riik (plural riikdõma)

  1. national government
  2. empire