klyftig

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

klyfta +‎ -ig, from the verb klyva (to cleave), also in the sense of distinction, ability to tell things apart; from Middle Low German klüftich, klüchtich; compare English skill and its relationship to Swedish skilja

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klyftig (comparative klyftigare, superlative klyftigast)

  1. (archaic) clifty, full of clefts and cracks, like a cleft or crack (of a mountain)
  2. clever, bright, smart, intelligent

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