steck

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See also: Steck and Stéck

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English stycce (a piece, bit), from Proto-Germanic *stukkiją (piece). Cognate with Danish stykke (piece), Dutch stuk (piece), Faroese stykki (piece), German Stück (piece), Icelandic stykki (piece), Norwegian stykke (piece), Swedish stycke (piece). See also stock.

Noun[edit]

steck (plural stecks)

  1. (Scotland, Northern England, rare) A piece or an item.
    A steck o' bread.

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Verb[edit]

steck

  1. Imperative singular of stecken.
  2. (colloquial) First-person singular present of stecken.