heilig

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch heilich, from Old Dutch heilig, from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz. Compare German heilig, Low German hillig, West Frisian hillich, English holy, Danish hellig.

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Adjective[edit]

heilig (comparative heiliger, superlative heiligst)

  1. holy
  2. sacred

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Verb[edit]

heilig

  1. first-person singular present indicative of heiligen
  2. imperative of heiligen

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German heilec, from Old High German heilag, from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz. Compare Low German hillig, Dutch heilig, English holy, Danish hellig.

Adjective[edit]

heilig (comparative heiliger, superlative am heiligsten)

  1. holy
  2. sacred

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