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hic

[hik] /hɪk/
interjection
1.
(an onomatopoeic word used to imitate or represent a hiccup.)

hic et ubique

[heek et oo-bee-kwe; English hik et yoo-bahy-kwee] /ˈhik ɛt uˈbi kwɛ; English ˈhɪk ɛt yuˈbaɪ kwi/
Latin.
1.
here and everywhere.

hic jacet

[heek yah-ket; English hik jey-set] /ˈhik ˈyɑ kɛt; English ˈhɪk ˈdʒeɪ sɛt/
Latin.
1.
here lies (often used to begin epitaphs on tombstones).

hic requiescit in pace

[heek re-kwee-e-sheet een pah-che] /ˈhik ˈrɛ kwiˈɛ ʃit in ˈpɑ tʃɛ/
Latin.
1.
here rests in peace: a phrase used on tombstones before the name of the deceased.
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British Dictionary definitions for hic

hic

/hɪk/
interjection
1.
a representation of the sound of a hiccup

hic jacet

/hɪk ˈjækɛt/
uknown
1.
(on gravestones) here lies
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Word Origin and History for hic
hic jacet
L., "here lies," commonly the first words of L. epitaphs.
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Related Abbreviations for hic

HIC

  1. Health Information Center
  2. Health Insurance Commission
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