beck

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1beck

verb

Definition of BECK

transitive verb
archaic
:  beckon

Origin of BECK

Middle English, alteration of beknen
First Known Use: 13th century

2beck

noun

Definition of BECK

1
chiefly Scottish :  bow, curtsy
2
a :  a beckoning gesture
b :  summons, bidding
at one's beck and call
:  ready to obey one's command immediately

First Known Use of BECK

14th century

3beck

noun \ˈbek\

Definition of BECK

British
:  creek 2

Origin of BECK

Middle English bek, from Old Norse bekkr; akin to Old English bæc brook, Old High German bah, Lithuanian bėgti to flee — more at phobia
First Known Use: 14th century

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