steik

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

steik ‎(third-person singular simple present steiks, present participle steiking, simple past and past participle steiked)

  1. Alternative form of steek

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse steik.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

steik f (genitive singular steikar, plural steikir)

  1. roast
  2. (slang) crumpet

Related terms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Declension of steik
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative steik steikin steikir steikirnar
accusative steik steikina steikir steikirnar
dative steik steikini steikum steikunum
genitive steikar steikarinnar steika steikanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse steik.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

steik f ‎(genitive singular steikar, nominative plural steikur)

  1. steak, roast

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

steik f

  1. roast

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • steik in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English styc, stic, from Old English stycce(piece), Proto-Germanic *stukkiją. Compare Plautdietsch Stekj(piece), Dutch stuk(piece).

Noun[edit]

steik ‎(plural steiks or stikkis)

  1. a piece
  2. (commercial) a piece or item of goods; a small number or amount, a quantity
  3. a piece or cut of cloth