almachtig

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Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German almachtich, from Old High German alamahtīg, from Proto-Germanic *alamahtīgaz. Cognate with German allmächtig, Dutch almachtig, English almighty, Icelandic almáttugur.

Adjective[edit]

almachtig

  1. (Sette Comuni) almighty, omnipotent
    Bèar mans almachtig zèinan?
    Who could be omnipotent?

References[edit]

  • “almachtig” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch almechtich, from Old Dutch *alamahtīg, from Proto-Germanic *alamahtīgaz. Equivalent to almacht +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑlˈmɑx.təx/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: al‧mach‧tig

Adjective[edit]

almachtig (comparative almachtiger, superlative almachtigst)

  1. almighty, omnipotent
  2. (figuratively) (the most) mighty, in (almost total) control

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of almachtig
uninflected almachtig
inflected almachtige
comparative almachtiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial almachtig almachtiger het almachtigst
het almachtigste
indefinite m./f. sing. almachtige almachtigere almachtigste
n. sing. almachtig almachtiger almachtigste
plural almachtige almachtigere almachtigste
definite almachtige almachtigere almachtigste
partitive almachtigs almachtigers

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