See also: -artig

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German artig.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

artig

  1. (especially of a child) well-behaved

InflectionEdit

Inflection of artig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular artig artigere artigst2
Neuter singular artigt artigere artigst2
Plural artige artigere artigst2
Definite attributive1 artige artigere artigste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German ertec. Equivalent to Art +‎ -ig.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈaːa̯tɪç] (standard)
  • IPA(key): [ˈaːa̯tɪk] (common form in southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland)
  • Hyphenation: ar‧tig
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AdjectiveEdit

artig (strong nominative masculine singular artiger, comparative artiger, superlative am artigsten)

  1. well-behaved, good
    Synonyms: brav, gehorsam, gesittet, lieb, wohlerzogen
    Antonym: unartig

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ReferencesEdit

  • artig”, in PONS (in German), Stuttgart: PONS GmbH, 2001–2022

Further readingEdit

  • artig” in Duden online
  • artig” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German artig

AdjectiveEdit

artig (neuter singular artig, definite singular and plural artige, comparative artigere, indefinite plural artigst, definite plural artigste)

  1. amusing, funny
  2. interesting
  3. courteous, well-behaved

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German artig

AdjectiveEdit

artig (neuter singular artig, definite singular and plural artige, comparative artigare, indefinite plural artigast, definite plural artigaste)

  1. amusing, funny
  2. interesting
  3. courteous, well-behaved

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SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

artig (comparative artigare, superlative artigast)

  1. polite (well-mannered)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of artig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular artig artigare artigast
Neuter singular artigt artigare artigast
Plural artiga artigare artigast
Masculine plural3 artige artigare artigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 artige artigare artigaste
All artiga artigare artigaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

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