ewig

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ēwig. Compare Dutch eeuwig.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ewig (comparative ewiger, superlative am ewigsten)

  1. eternal, everlasting

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ewig

  1. eternally, for ever
    Das wird ewig so bleiben. – It will remain like this for ever.
  2. (chiefly colloquial) always
    Er ist ewig am Meckern. – He's always grumping.

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External links[edit]

  • ewig in Duden online

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ēwa +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ēwig

  1. eternal

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ēwa +‎ -ig.

Adjective[edit]

ēwig

  1. eternal

Declension[edit]