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Webster 1913 Edition


Sich

Sich

,
Adj.
Such.
[Obs. or Colloq.]
Spenser.

Webster 1828 Edition


Sich

SICH

, for such. [See Such.]

Definition 2022


Sich

Sich

See also: sich

Luxembourgish

Noun

Sich f (plural Sichen)

  1. search

sich

sich

See also: Sich

English

A sich rada, the highest branch of government of the Zaporozhian Cossacks. It was based at their administrative centre called the Zaporizhian Sich, a semi-autonomous Cossack polity in the 16th to 18th centuries.
A Zaporozhian Cossack

Noun

sich (plural sichs or siches)

  1. (historical) An administrative and military centre for the Zaporozhian and Danube Cossacks.
Translations

References

  1. Dmytro Yavornytsky; Ivan Svarnyk, transl. (1892), L. L. Kiriyenko, editor, Історія Запорізьких Козаків, у трьох томах [History of the Zaporozhian Cossacks, in Three Volumes] (in Ukrainian), volume 1, Lviv: Видавництво "Світ" ["Svit" Publishing House], ISBN 978-5-11-000647-0.

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Etymology 2

Adjective

sich (not comparable)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of such.

Pronoun

sich

  1. Eye dialect spelling of such.

Anagrams


German

Etymology

From Old High German sih, from Proto-Germanic *sik. Compare Yiddish זיך (zikh), Dutch zich.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /zɪç/

Pronoun

sich (both accusative and dative)

  1. (reflexive) Reflexive pronoun of the third person singular: herself, himself, itself, oneself (direct or indirect object).
  2. (reflexive) Reflexive pronoun of the third person plural: themselves (direct or indirect object).

Related terms


Scots

Adjective

sich (comparative mair sich, superlative maist sich)

  1. Alternative form of sic

Pronoun

sich

  1. Alternative form of sic