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EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish hēlagher, hēligher, hælig, hælog, from Old Norse heilagr, from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːˌlɪɡ/
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AdjectiveEdit

helig

  1. holy

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of helig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular helig heligare heligast
Neuter singular heligt heligare heligast
Plural heliga heligare heligast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 helige heligare heligaste
All heliga heligare heligaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.