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Pokorny Etymon: 2. tek- 'to reach, stretch out (hand) for'
Semantic Field: to Stretch
|Old English:||geþicg(e)an, geþeah, geþægon, geþegen||vb.str.V||to take, accept, receive||ASD|
|Old Norse:||þiggja||vb||to accept, receive||LRC|
|Latvian:||patikt, patiku, patiku||vb||to like||LRC|
Key to Part-of-Speech/Grammatical feature abbreviations:
Key to information Source codes (always with 'LRC' as editor):
|ASD||=||Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller: An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1898)|
|LRC||=||Linguistics Research Center, University of Texas, Austin|