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English

Etymology

Old English lēac.

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Noun

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leek

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  1. A vegetable (Allium ampeloprasum var. porrum) of the same family as the onion, having a bulb and long leaves and with a milder flavour than the onion.

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

leek m. (plural leken, diminutive f)

  1. layman, non-clergyman
  2. layman, non-expert, amateur

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Verb

leek

  1. Singular past imperfect and imperative forms of lijken

Estonian

Noun

leek

  1. blaze, flame, fire

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