DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German smīdich (forgeable), from smīden (forge).

AdjectiveEdit

smidig

  1. supple, lithe
  2. plastic, soft
  3. flexible, elastic
  4. adroit

InflectionEdit

Inflection of smidig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular smidig smidigere smidigst2
Neuter singular smidigt smidigere smidigst2
Plural smidige smidigere smidigst2
Definite attributive1 smidige smidigere smidigste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German smīdich (forgeable). Related to smed (smith).

AdjectiveEdit

smidig (neuter singular smidig, definite singular and plural smidige, comparative smidigere, indefinite superlative smidigst, definite superlative smidigste)

  1. malleable
  2. agile, supple

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German smīdich (forgeable). Related to smed (smith).

AdjectiveEdit

smidig (neuter singular smidig, definite singular and plural smidige, comparative smidigare, indefinite superlative smidigast, definite superlative smidigaste)

  1. malleable
  2. agile, supple

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish smidogher, from Middle Low German smīdich. Equivalent to smida +‎ -ig, in the sense "forgeable". Compare German geschmeidig.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

smidig (comparative smidigare, superlative smidigast)

  1. smooth
  2. flexible
  3. supple, lithe, lithesome
  4. ductile, pliant, pliable
  5. limber, slick

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of smidig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular smidig smidigare smidigast
Neuter singular smidigt smidigare smidigast
Plural smidiga smidigare smidigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 smidige smidigare smidigaste
All smidiga smidigare smidigaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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