secan

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

secan

  1. third-person plural present subjunctive of secar

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

secan

  1. third-person plural present indicative of secar

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sōkijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sag- ‎(track down) or *seh₂g- ‎(seek out). Cognate with Old Frisian sēka (West Frisian sykje), Old Saxon sōkian (Low German sooken), Dutch zoeken, Old High German suohhan (German suchen), Old Norse sœkja (Swedish söka), Gothic 𐍃𐍉𐌺𐌾𐌰𐌽 (sokjan); and with Latin sagire ‘sense by smell’, Albanian shikoj ‘to see, observe, look for’, Old Irish saigim ‘seek’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sēċan

  1. to seek, strive for

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

secan

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of secar.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of secar.