From Ukrainianсікти (sikty, “to chop”) — meaning to clear a forest for an encampment, or to build a fort with cut down trees.
Sich Sentence Examples
Opposite it is the island of Khortitsa, upon which was the sich (or syech) or camp of the ZaporozhianCossacks.
Schleiermacher's doctrine of knowledge accepts the fundamental principle of Kant that knowledge is bounded by experience, but it seeks to remove Kant's scepticism as to knowledge of the Ding an sich, or Sein, as Schleiermacher's term is.
One of his best lieutenants said of him in a moment of impatience: " Lord Derby is like the God of Hegel: ` Er setzt sich, er verneint sich, er verneint seine Negation.'
Ye hinny got sich a hing as a pair o breeks going spare?