nærig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nære (to feed) +‎ -ig, from German Low German nerig, from neren.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛːri/, [ˈnɛːɐ̯i]

Adjective[edit]

nærig (neuter nærigt, definite and plural nærige, comparative nærigere, superlative nærigst).

  1. mean, cheap, stingy, tight-fisted, tight

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