nærig

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From nære (to feed) +‎ -ig, from Low German nerig, from neren.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nɛːri/, [ˈnɛːɐ̯i]

AdjectiveEdit

nærig (neuter nærigt, definite and plural nærige, comparative nærigere, superlative nærigst).

  1. mean, cheap, stingy, tight-fisted, tight

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • nærighed
Last modified on 5 January 2014, at 12:58