Definitions for hakeheɪk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of various codlike marine food fishes of the genera Merluccius and
Origin of hake:
1275–1325; ME; prob. OE haca hook
the lean flesh of a fish similar to cod
any of several marine food fishes related to cod
A drying shed, as for unburned tile.
Origin: From hake, probably a shortened form (due to Scandinavian influence) of English dialectal haked. Compare hakefisk, Middle Low German haken. More at haked.
a drying shed, as for unburned tile
one of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera Phycis, Merlucius, and allies. The common European hake is M. vulgaris; the American silver hake or whiting is M. bilinearis. Two American species (Phycis chuss and P. tenius) are important food fishes, and are also valued for their oil and sounds. Called also squirrel hake, and codling
to loiter; to sneak
Translations for hake
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the part of the face below the mouth
His beard completely covers his chin.
- queixoPortuguese (BR)
- das KinnGerman
- barbilla, mentónSpanish
- brada, donja vilicaCroatian
- 下巴Chinese (Trad.)
- 下巴Chinese (Simp.)
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