DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch stenig, from Old Dutch *stēnag, *steinag, from Proto-Germanic *stainagaz, equivalent to steen +‎ -ig. More at stony.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

stenig (comparative steniger, superlative stenigst)

  1. stony, stonelike

InflectionEdit

Inflection of stenig
uninflected stenig
inflected stenige
comparative steniger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial stenig steniger het stenigst
het stenigste
indefinite m./f. sing. stenige stenigere stenigste
n. sing. stenig steniger stenigste
plural stenige stenigere stenigste
definite stenige stenigere stenigste
partitive stenigs stenigers

German Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German stênich, from Old Saxon *stēnag, from Proto-Germanic *stainagaz. More at stony.

AdjectiveEdit

stenig

  1. stony; rocky

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From sten + -ig.

AdjectiveEdit

stenig (comparative stenigare, superlative stenigast)

  1. stony

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of stenig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular stenig stenigare stenigast
Neuter singular stenigt stenigare stenigast
Plural steniga stenigare stenigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 stenige stenigare stenigaste
All steniga stenigare stenigaste
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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