Turkish pronunciation payk
Etymology [ pIk ] (noun.) 13th century. Middle French pique (“long thrusting weapon”), from Old French pic (“sharp point”), and from Old English pīc (“pointed object, pick axe”),“” in the Online Etymology Dictionary, Douglas Harper, 2001 ultimately a variant form of pick, with meaning narrowed. Cognate with Dutch piek, dialectal German Peik, Norwegian pik. to pique.