forkert

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the past participle to the archaic forkere (change, turn, distort), from Middle Low German vorkēren (to turn in a wrong direction), compare German verkehren (to interact, turn in a wrong direction) and verkehrt (wrong).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔˈkeːˀrd/, [fʌˈkʰeɐ̯ˀd̥], [fɒ̽ˈkʰeɒ̯̽ˀt]

Adjective[edit]

forkert (plural and definite singular attributive forkerte)

  1. wrong

Adverb[edit]

forkert

  1. (adverbial) wrongly, wrong, erroneously