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. Cognate with Old Frisian wike, Old Saxon wika, Old High German wehha, Old Norse vika, Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌺𐍉 (wikō).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wiċe f

  1. week
    for ānre wican
    a week ago
    simle ymb þrēo wican
    every three weeks
    wican æfter wican
    week after week

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Descendants[edit]

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