Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 00:50

nydelig

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From nyde (enjoy) +‎ -lig, from Middle Low German nūtlik. Compare German niedlich.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nyːdəli/, [ˈnyːðəli]

AdjectiveEdit

nydelig (neuter nydeligt, definite and plural nydelige, comparative nydeligere, superlative nydeligst)

  1. pretty, attractive, lovely
  2. well-groomed

Usage notesEdit

The comparative form, nydeligere, is rare.

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

nydelig or nydeligt

  1. prettily, attractively, in a lovely way

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (obsolete spelling) nyde (enjoy) +‎ -lig, from Middle Low German nūtlik. Compare German niedlich.

AdjectiveEdit

nydelig

  1. pretty, attractive, lovely, beautiful
  2. well-groomed