spietelik

LimburgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compound of spiet + -elik

InterjectionEdit

spietelik
  1. expresses regret, remorse, or sorrow, sorry.
    • Miens spietelik! Ich zoog neet det ich óp diener teen tratsjdje!
      I'm sorry! I didn't see I was walking over your toe!

Usage notesEdit

Normally spietelik is used together with a personal pronoun in the genitive. I'm sorry therefore is miens spietelik or spietelik miens. It is also possible to say miens spiet or spiet miens, what means regret of mine.

Last modified on 24 September 2013, at 21:42