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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch lustich. Equivalent to lust +‎ -ig.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlʏs.təx/
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  • Hyphenation: lus‧tig
  • Rhymes: -ʏstəx

AdjectiveEdit

lustig (comparative lustiger, superlative lustigst)

  1. eager, with pleasure and readiness
  2. lively, eager, vivacious
  3. lustful, lewd
  4. (archaic) craving [+ naar (for)]
  5. (dated) happy, humorous

InflectionEdit

Inflection of lustig
uninflected lustig
inflected lustige
comparative lustiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial lustig lustiger het lustigst
het lustigste
indefinite m./f. sing. lustige lustigere lustigste
n. sing. lustig lustiger lustigste
plural lustige lustigere lustigste
definite lustige lustigere lustigste
partitive lustigs lustigers

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

lustig

  1. eagerly, readily

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German lustec, related to Lust (pleasure, joy; wish).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lustig (comparative lustiger, superlative am lustigsten)

  1. funny, humorous
    Der Film war lustig. – The film was funny.
  2. (chiefly colloquial) enjoyable, amusing, fun
    Der Abend war lustig. – The night was fun.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


German Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Lust.

AdjectiveEdit

lustig (comparative lustiger, superlative lustigst)

  1. funny
  2. enjoyable

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lustig (comparative lustigare, superlative lustigast)

  1. funny, humorous
  2. enjoyable

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of lustig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular lustig lustigare lustigast
Neuter singular lustigt lustigare lustigast
Plural lustiga lustigare lustigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 lustige lustigare lustigaste
All lustiga lustigare lustigaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.