vik

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See also: Vik, vík, Vík, вік, and вик

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse víkja (to move, curve, bend)

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

  1. an inlet (arm of the sea)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

vik

  1. imperative of vike

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

From Old Norse vík

Noun[edit]

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

  1. an inlet (arm of the sea)

Etymology 2[edit]

From vike

Noun[edit]

vik n (definite singular viket, indefinite plural vik, definite plural vika)

  1. a (small) deviation
  2. how bent the sawtooth is in relation to its sawblade
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

vik

  1. inflection of vika and vike (strong verbs):
    1. present tense
    2. imperative
  2. imperative of vika, vike, vikja and vikje (weak verbs)

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːk

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.

Anagrams[edit]


Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

vik f (definite vika or vikä)

  1. an inlet (arm of the sea)

Zou[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

vik

  1. (transitive) to launch

References[edit]

  • Lukram Himmat Singh (2013) A Descriptive Grammar of Zou, Canchipur: Manipur University, page 40