nydelig

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From nyde ‎(enjoy) +‎ -lig, from Middle Low German nūtlik. Compare German niedlich.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nyːdəli/, [ˈnyːðəli]

AdjectiveEdit

nydelig ‎(neuter nydeligt, definite and plural nydelige, comparative nydeligere, superlative (predicative) nydeligst, superlative (attributive) nydeligste)

  1. pretty, attractive, lovely
  2. well-groomed

Usage notesEdit

The comparative form, nydeligere, is rare.

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

nydelig or nydeligt

  1. prettily, attractively, in a lovely way

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (obsolete spelling) nyde ‎(enjoy) +‎ -lig, from Middle Low German nūtlik. Compare German niedlich.

AdjectiveEdit

nydelig ‎(neuter singular nydelig, definite singular and plural nydelige)

  1. pretty, attractive, lovely, beautiful
  2. well-groomed

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