dik-dik

small east African antelope

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • DIK, ISAAC (Ayzik) MEIR — (c. 1807–1893), first popular writer of Yiddish fiction, best known by the acronym AMaD. Born in Vilna, Dik received a traditional Jewish education and proved an able student. He began his literary activity around 1838 with a Hebrew story… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • dik-dik — /ˈdɪk dɪk/ (say dik dik) noun (plural dik diks, dik dik) any diminutive antelope of the genus Madoqua, native to eastern and south western Africa. {? a Cushitic language} …   Australian English dictionary

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  • dik-dik — dik dìk s.m.inv. TS zool.com. nome comunemente dato alle specie del genere Madoqua {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1891. ETIMO: dall ingl. dik dik, di origine africana …   Dizionario italiano

  • dik-dik — [dik′dik΄] n. [< the Ethiopian native name] any of several very small antelopes (genus Madoqua) found in E Africa …   English World dictionary

  • Dik — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Simon Cornelis Dik (1940–1995), niederländischer Sprachwissenschaftler DIK steht als Abkürzung für: Differentialinterferenzkontrast Deutsche Islamkonferenz Siehe auch: DIC Dyk Dyck …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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