frij

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West Frisian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Frisian frī, from Proto-Germanic *frijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *preyH- (to be fond of).

Adjective[edit]

frij

  1. free
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of frij
uninflected frij
inflected frije
comparative frijer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial frij frijer it frijst
it frijste
indefinite c. sing. frije frijere frijste
n. sing. frij frijer frijste
plural frije frijere frijste
definite frije frijere frijste
partitive frijs frijers
Further reading[edit]
  • frij”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adverb[edit]

frij

  1. very
Further reading[edit]
  • frij”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fría, frjá (to free; to love,) from Proto-Germanic *frijōną.

Verb[edit]

frij (preterite fridd, supine fritt or friä)

  1. To love.
  2. To free.