stik

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See also: Stik, štik, and -stik

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb stikke (jab, stab).

Noun[edit]

stik

  1. a stab or jab
  2. an electrical plug
    Træk stikket ud af stikkontakten.
    Pull the plug out of the socket.
  3. (card games) a trick
    Han tog det sidste stik med et trumfkort.
    He took the last trick with a trump card.
  4. a hitch (knot used to fasten a rope to a rigid object)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪk
  • IPA(key): /stɪk/

Verb[edit]

stik

  1. inflection of stikken:
    1. first-person singular present indicative
    2. imperative

Interjection[edit]

stik

  1. (Netherlands) drat, darn; Used as an expression of frustration, if something doesn't work out as expected. It is a rather innocent, child-friendly curse.
    Stik, alweer ernaast!
    Drat, missed again!

Anagrams[edit]

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

stik (plural stikkes)

  1. Alternative form of stikke

Pitcairn-Norfolk[edit]

Noun[edit]

stik

  1. bush, rainforest

West Flemish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch stic, variant of stuc, from Old Dutch *stukki, from Proto-Germanic *stukkiją.

Noun[edit]

stik n (plural stikn, diminutive stiksje)

  1. part
  2. piece, fragment, component

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

stik n (plural stikken, diminutive stikje)

  1. part
  2. piece, fragment, component
  3. performance, play, number
    Richard III is in stik fan William Shakespeare.
    Richard III is a play by Shakespeare.

Further reading[edit]

  • stik (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011