glat

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German glat, from Proto-Germanic *gladaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

glat (masculine glaten, feminine glat, neuter glat)

  1. smooth
    Den Hond hat e schéinen, glate Pelz.
    The dog had a beautiful, smooth coat.
  2. slippery (e.g. because of ice or water)
    Hien ass op deem glate Buedem ausgerëtscht.
    He slipped on the slippery floor.

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

glat

  1. smoothly
  2. completely, downright

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *gladaz, whence also Old English glæd, Old Norse glaðr

Adjective[edit]

glat

  1. bright