Adverb

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adverbium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈat.vɛʁp/, /atˈvɛʁp/
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Noun[edit]

Adverb n (strong or mixed, genitive Adverbes or Adverbs, plural Adverbien or Adverben or Adverbe)

  1. (grammar) adverb
    Synonyms: Umstandswort, Nebenwort, Zuwort; Adverbium

Usage notes[edit]

  • The standard plural is Adverbien; the alternative forms have always been uncommon. For those speakers who stress the singular on the first syllable, the plural generally has a stress shift to the second syllable.

Declension[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Adverb” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Adverb” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Adverb” in Duden online
  • Wikipedia-logo.svg Adverb on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈatværp/, [ˈɑtvæχp]

Noun[edit]

Adverb n (plural Adverben)

  1. (grammar) adverb