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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German karc, from Old High German karag, charag, from Proto-Germanic *karagaz. Cognate with Dutch karig, Old English cariġ, ċeariġ(careful, sorrowful, pensive, wary, chary, anxious, grievous, dire). More at chary.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

karg ‎(comparative karger or kärger, superlative am kargsten or am kärgsten)

  1. poor

DeclensionEdit

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External linksEdit

  • karg in Duden online