halb

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Finnish halpa "cheap".

Adjective[edit]

halb (genitive halva, partitive halba)

  1. bad

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This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German halb, from Proto-Germanic *halbaz. Compare Dutch half, English half, Danish halv.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

halb (not comparable)

  1. half, halfway
    Er ist seit einem halben Monat nicht mehr hier gewesen.
    He hasn't been here for half a month.

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Preposition[edit]

halb

  1. a half-hour before, thirty minutes before (used with the number of the following hour)
    Wir treffen uns um halb zwei.
    We’re meeting at one-thirty.

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External links[edit]

  • halb in Duden online