Definition for spoking (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), spoked, spok·ing.
Origin of spoke2
British Dictionary definitions for spoking (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for spoking (2 of 2)
Word Origin for spoke
Word Origin and History for spoking
(of a wheel), Old English spaca "spoke," related to spicing "large nail," from Proto-Germanic *spaikon (cf. Old Saxon speca, Old Frisian spake, Dutch spaak, Old High German speicha, German speiche "spoke"), probably from PIE *spei- "sharp point" (see spike (n.1)).