girig

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gráðugr.

Adjective[edit]

girig

  1. greedy (having greed; consumed by selfish desires)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of girig
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular girig girigare girigast
Neuter singular girigt girigare girigast
Plural giriga girigare girigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 girige girigare girigaste
All giriga girigare girigaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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