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See also: strąk and Strąk

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch strac (tight, taut), from Old Dutch *strak, from Proto-Germanic *strakaz, *strakkaz (straight, tight, tense), from Proto-Indo-European *streg-, *treg- (stiff, rigid). Cognate with Middle Low German strac (tight, taut), Old English stræc (firm, strict, rigorous, unyielding), German strack (straight, taut). More at stretch.

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AdjectiveEdit

strak (comparative strakker, superlative strakst)

  1. tight
  2. tense (showing stress or strain)

InflectionEdit

Inflection of strak
uninflected strak
inflected strakke
comparative strakker
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial strak strakker het strakst
het strakste
indefinite m./f. sing. strakke strakkere strakste
n. sing. strak strakker strakste
plural strakke strakkere strakste
definite strakke strakkere strakste
partitive straks strakkers

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Low German.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

strak (masculine and feminine strak, neuter strakt, definite singular and plural strake, comparative strakare, indefinite superlative strakast, definite superlative strakaste)

  1. straight

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