karg

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old High German karag. Cognate with Dutch karig, Old English cariġ, ċeariġ (careful, sorrowful, pensive, wary, chary, anxious, grievous, dire). More at chary.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

karg (comparative karger or kärger, superlative am kargsten or kärgsten)

  1. poor

Declension[edit]

or

External links[edit]

  • karg in Duden online