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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vrō, from Old High German frō, frao, from Proto-Germanic *frawaz (quick, glad). Compare Dutch vrolijk, whence also English frolic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fʁoː/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oː

AdjectiveEdit

froh (comparative froher, superlative am frohsten)

  1. (of living beings, with über + accusative) glad; (momentarily) happy; (momentarily) cheerful
  2. (of events) merry
  3. (of activities) merry; hearty; energetic

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Further readingEdit

  • froh in Duden online

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

froh (comparative froher, superlative frohest)

  1. happy, glad, joyful
    Där is immer aarich froh.
    He is always very happy.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of froh
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative froh froh froh frohe
accusative frohe froh froh frohe
dative frohe frohe frohe frohe
Strong inflection nominative froher frohe frohes frohe
accusative frohe frohe frohes frohe
dative frohem froher frohem frohe

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Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German froh.

AdjectiveEdit

froh

  1. happy, glad, joyful