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English

Onomatopoeic

Aromanian

From Latin fīcus. Compare Spanish higo.

French

From Latin hic est quæstio (here is the question).

Latin

From Proto-Indo-European *gʰi-ḱe (this, here), from *gʰi + *ḱe- (here). First element cognate with Ancient Greek γε (ge, intensifying particle), Czech že (that, conjunction). Second element cognate with Latin cis (on this side), ce-dō, Ancient Greek ἐ-κε-ῖνος (e-ke-înos, that), Old Irish (here), Gothic 𐌷𐌹𐌼𐌼𐌰 (himma, to this). More at he, here.

Vietnamese

Onomatopoeia, from the sobbing sound. Compare hức (sob; hic).