See also: Honger

AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch honger, from Middle Dutch honger, from Old Dutch hunger, from Proto-Germanic *hungruz.

NounEdit

honger (uncountable)

  1. hunger

AdjectiveEdit

honger (attributive honger, not comparable)

  1. hungry

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch hongeren (to (suffer) hunger; to desire strongly), from Middle Dutch hongeren, from Old Dutch hungeren.

VerbEdit

honger (present honger, present participle hongerende, past participle gehonger)

  1. (intransitive, figuratively) to desire strongly, to hunger [+ na (for/after)]

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦɔ.ŋər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hon‧ger
  • Rhymes: -ɔŋər

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch honger, from Old Dutch hunger, from Proto-Germanic *hungruz.

NounEdit

honger m (uncountable)

  1. hunger
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: honger
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: hungru
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: hunger

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

honger

  1. first-person singular present indicative of hongeren
  2. imperative of hongeren

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch hunger, from Proto-Germanic *hungruz.

NounEdit

honger m

  1. hunger
  2. famine

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

honger

  1. Alternative form of hunger

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hungr, from Proto-Germanic *hungruz.

NounEdit

honger m

  1. Hunger.
    ję hæ da lidi a hongråm
    I have suffered from hunger

VerbEdit

honger

  1. To hunger.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit