WIKW

WIKW
Worldwide Information Knowledge Warehouse (Academic & Science » Libraries)

Abbreviations dictionary. 2012.

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  • weak — [13] Etymologically, something that is weak is ‘bendable’. The word was borrowed from Old Norse veikr. This was descended from prehistoric Germanic *waikwaz, which also produced German weich and Dutch week ‘soft’. And this in turn was formed from …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • weak — [13] Etymologically, something that is weak is ‘bendable’. The word was borrowed from Old Norse veikr. This was descended from prehistoric Germanic *waikwaz, which also produced German weich and Dutch week ‘soft’. And this in turn was formed from …   Word origins

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