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  • Hake — bezeichnet: Personen Claes Hake (* 1945), schwedischer Grafiker und Bildhauer Ernst Hake (1844–1925), deutscher Architekt Johannes II. Hake (genannt von Göttingen, auch Johannes Griese van Westerholt; * um 1280; † 1349), Arzt und seit 1331… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hake — Hake, n. [Also {haak}.] [Akin to Norweg. hakefisk, lit., hook fish, Prov. E. hake hook, G. hecht pike. See {Hook}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera {Phycis}, {Merlucius}, and allies. The common European… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hake — [heık] n plural hake [U and C] [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: Perhaps from an unrecorded hakefish, from hake hook (15 19 centuries)] a sea fish, used as food …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hake — [hāk] n. pl. hake or hakes [ME, prob. < ON haki, a hook (from the shape of the jaw) > Norw hakefisk, trout, salmon, lit., hook fish: for IE base see HOOK] any of various gadoid marine food fishes, as the silver hake …   English World dictionary

  • Hake — (h[=a]k), n. [See {Hatch} a half door.] A drying shed, as for unburned tile. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hake — (h[=a]k), v. i. To loiter; to sneak. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hake — [ heık ] (plural hake) noun count a type of large fish that lives in the North Atlantic Ocean a. uncount this fish eaten as food …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hake — (n.) type of sea fish, c.1300, probably from O.E. haca a hook, door fastening (Cf. hacod pike the fish), or O.N. haki hook, from the shape of its jaw, both from P.Gmc. *hakan (Cf. Du. hake hook ), from PIE root *keg hook, tooth (see HOOK (Cf.… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hake [1] — Hake, Karl Georg Albr. Ernst von H, geb. 1768 in Flatow bei Cremen in der Mittelmark; wurde 1780 Page bei Friedrich dem Großen, 1785 Fähndrich beim Regiment Garde, 1786 Lieutenant, trug 1793 wesentlich zum Sieg bei Pirmasens bei, wurde 1797… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hake [2] — Hake, ist eine Austreibung der festen u. weichen Theile des Sprunggelenkes des Rindviehes u. der Bewegung des Hinterfußes hinderlich …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • hake — ► NOUN ▪ a large headed elongated food fish with long jaws and strong teeth. ORIGIN perhaps from Old English, «hook» …   English terms dictionary

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