Danish edit

Etymology edit

From arve (inherit) +‎ -lig.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /arvəli/, [ˈɑːvəli]

Adjective edit


  1. hereditary (which is passed on as inheritance)

Inflection edit

Inflection of arvelig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Indefinte common singular arvelig 2
Indefinite neuter singular arveligt 2
Plural arvelige 2
Definite attributive1 arvelige
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.

Derived terms edit

Norwegian Bokmål edit

Etymology edit

From arve +‎ -lig.

Adjective edit

arvelig (neuter singular arvelig, definite singular and plural arvelige)

  1. hereditary
  2. inherited (diseases, disorders; also hereditary)

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