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See also: Kléng

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German kleini, from Proto-Germanic *klainiz. The velarisation of [n] to [ŋ] after certain long vowels and diphthongs is a regular feature shared with several of the Ripuarian dialects. Cognate with German klein, Dutch klein, English clean.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kleng (masculine klengen, neuter klengt, comparative méi kleng or klenger, superlative am klengsten)

  1. small

DeclensionEdit