wice

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See also: wice-

Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *wikā, from Proto-Germanic *wikǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *weyg-. Cognate with Old Frisian wike (West Frisian wike), Old Saxon wika (Middle Low German weke), Dutch week, Old High German wehha (German Woche), Old Norse vika (Swedish vecka), Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌺𐍉 (wikō).

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Noun[edit]

wice f (nominative plural wican)

  1. week

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  • Middle English: weke
    • English: week
    • Scots: wouk
    • Yola: wick, wik