froh

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See also: fröh

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vrō, from Old High German frō, frao, from Proto-Germanic *frawaz (quick, glad). Compare Dutch vrolijk, whence also English frolic.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fʁoː/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oː

Adjective[edit]

froh (comparative froher, superlative am frohsten)

  1. (of living beings, with über + accusative) glad; (momentarily) happy; (momentarily) cheerful
  2. (of events) merry
  3. (of activities) merry; hearty; energetic

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Further reading[edit]

  • froh in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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froh (comparative froher, superlative frohest)

  1. happy, glad, joyful
    Där is immer aarich froh.
    He is always very happy.

Declension[edit]

Declension of froh
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative froh froh froh frohe
accusative frohe froh froh frohe
dative frohe frohe frohe frohe
Strong inflection nominative froher frohe frohes frohe
accusative frohe frohe frohes frohe
dative frohem froher frohem frohe

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German froh.

Adjective[edit]

froh

  1. happy, glad, joyful