egentlig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German ēgentlik.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eɡəntli/, [ˈejˀənd̥li]

Adjective[edit]

egentlig (neuter egentligt, definite and plural egentlige)

  1. real, actual
  2. essential, important
  3. positive (definitely laid down, explicitly stated)
  4. proper

Synonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

egentlig

  1. really, actually
  2. after all
  3. exactly, precisely
  4. strictly speaking
  5. originally