effen

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German effen, even (even), from Proto-Germanic *ebnaz (even, level).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛfən/, [ˈɛfən]

AdjectiveEdit

effen (neuter effent, definite and plural efne)

  1. capable, competent
  2. effen eller ueffena game where one guesses if the number of hidden objects is even or odd

AntonymsEdit

  • ueffen

SynonymsEdit

  • habil

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *ebnaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

effen

  1. shortly, briefly
  2. for a short period, for a while
  3. for a moment; modal particle indicating that the speaker expects that something will require little time or effort.

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

effen (not comparable)

  1. egal, leveled

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 19:51