selig

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sælic, sælec, from Old High German sālīg.[1] Cognates include English silly, Dutch zalig, Old Norse sæll.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: se‧lig
  • IPA(key): /ˈzeːlɪç/, /ˈzeːlɪk/

Adjective[edit]

selig (comparative seliger, superlative am seligsten)

  1. happy
  2. blessed

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “selig” in: Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

External links[edit]