Haiduck
Haiduck Hai"duck (h[imac]"d[.u]k), n. [G. haiduck, heiduck, fr. Hung. hajdu.] Formerly, a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary, now, a halberdier of a Hungarian noble, or an attendant in German or Hungarian courts. [Written also {hayduck}, {haiduk}, {heiduc}, {heyduck}, and {heyduk}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • haiduck — variant of heyduck …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haiduck — *1. Ein abgesägter Haiduck. (Rottenburg.) Von einem sehr kleinen Menschen. *2. Es ist ein (rechter, wahrer) Haiduck. Die Haiducken waren das erste polnische Fussvolk und von Stephan Bathory dem König Sigismund August aus Siebenbürgen zugeschickt …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

  • Haiduck — Unter Heiduck, auch Heiducke oder Hajduke geschrieben (von türk. haydut, Räuber, Gesetzloser; oder von ung. hajtó, Mz. hajtók, Ochsentreiber, bulgarisch Хайдутин), bezeichnete im Osmanischen Reich zuerst Gesetzlose auf dem Balkan, im besonderen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Haiduck — Hai|dụck 〈m. 16〉 = Heiduck * * * Hai|dụck, Hai|dụk: ↑Heiduck …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Haiduck — Hai|duck vgl. ↑Heiduck …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • haiduk — Haiduck Hai duck (h[imac] d[.u]k), n. [G. haiduck, heiduck, fr. Hung. hajdu.] Formerly, a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary, now, a halberdier of a Hungarian noble, or an attendant in German or Hungarian courts. [Written also {hayduck}, {haiduk} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hayduck — Haiduck Hai duck (h[imac] d[.u]k), n. [G. haiduck, heiduck, fr. Hung. hajdu.] Formerly, a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary, now, a halberdier of a Hungarian noble, or an attendant in German or Hungarian courts. [Written also {hayduck}, {haiduk} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heiduc — Haiduck Hai duck (h[imac] d[.u]k), n. [G. haiduck, heiduck, fr. Hung. hajdu.] Formerly, a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary, now, a halberdier of a Hungarian noble, or an attendant in German or Hungarian courts. [Written also {hayduck}, {haiduk} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heyduck — Haiduck Hai duck (h[imac] d[.u]k), n. [G. haiduck, heiduck, fr. Hung. hajdu.] Formerly, a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary, now, a halberdier of a Hungarian noble, or an attendant in German or Hungarian courts. [Written also {hayduck}, {haiduk} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heyduk — Haiduck Hai duck (h[imac] d[.u]k), n. [G. haiduck, heiduck, fr. Hung. hajdu.] Formerly, a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary, now, a halberdier of a Hungarian noble, or an attendant in German or Hungarian courts. [Written also {hayduck}, {haiduk} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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