vik

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See also: Vik, vík, and Vík

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See the verb vika (‘move’).

Noun[edit]

vik n (genitive singular viks, plural vik)

  1. little bend
  2. movement to the side
    til viks
    apart, aside

Declension[edit]

Declension of vik
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative vik vikið vik vikini
accusative vik vikið vik vikini
dative viki vikinum vikum vikunum
genitive viks viksins vika vikanna

Greenlandic[edit]

Affix[edit]

vik

  1. real
    e.g. kuultivik
    Real gold.

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

vik

  1. rafsi of viknu.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vík, from Proto-Germanic *wīkō.

Noun[edit]

vik m, f (definite singular vika or viken, indefinite plural viker, definite plural vikene)

  1. an inlet (arm of the sea)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vík

Noun[edit]

vik f (definite singular vika, indefinite plural vikar or viker, definite plural vikane or vikene)

  1. an inlet (as above)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vík, from Proto-Germanic *wīkō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vik c

  1. a bay, a gulf

Declension[edit]

Declension of vik 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vik viken vikar vikarna
Genitive viks vikens vikars vikarnas

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Verb[edit]

vik

  1. imperative of vika.