digne

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French, from Latin dignus. See design.

Adjective[edit]

digne (comparative more digne, superlative most digne)

  1. (obsolete) worthy; honourable; deserving
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  2. (obsolete) suitable; adequate; fit
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  3. (obsolete) haughty; disdainful
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dignus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

digne (masculine and feminine, plural dignes)

  1. worthy
  2. Having dignity; dignified

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dīgne

  1. vocative masculine singular of dīgnus

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

digne

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of dignar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of dignar
  3. third-person singular imperative of dignar