strik

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch stric, stricke, strec, from Old Dutch stric, from Proto-Germanic *strikkiz (line; rope), from Proto-Indo-European *streyg- (stiff; rigid; tight; rope; cord), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ter- (stiff).

Noun[edit]

strik m (plural strikken, diminutive strikje n)

  1. tie, knot
  2. snare
  3. tangle (in one's hair)

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Verb[edit]

strik

  1. first-person singular present indicative of strikken
  2. imperative of strikken

Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

strik n (genitive singular striks, nominative plural strik)

  1. line, stroke
  2. (geometry) line segment
  3. point (on a compass)
  4. (figuratively) a direct course (connoting speed, efficiency or determinedness)

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