vek

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *věkъ.

Noun[edit]

vȇk m (Cyrillic spelling ве̑к)

  1. century (100 years)
  2. a long period of time, especially historical; an era
  3. lifetime

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish vēker, from Old Norse veikr, from Proto-Germanic *waikwaz. Cognate with Norwegian veik, German weich and English weak.

Adjective[edit]

vek

  1. weak

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vek
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular vek vekare vekast
Neuter singular vekt vekare vekast
Plural veka vekare vekast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 veke vekare vekaste
All veka vekare vekaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

Verb[edit]

vek

  1. past tense of vika.

Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cf. wek. Compare Tocharian A vak and वाक् (vāk) from वाच् (vāc).

Noun[edit]

vek

  1. voice