grådig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gráðugr, from Proto-Germanic *grēdagaz, cognate with English greedy, Dutch graag (gladly). Derived from the noun *grēduz (desire).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡrɔːði/, [ˈɡ̊ʁɔːði]

Adjective[edit]

grådig (neuter grådigt, plural and definite singular attributive grådige)

  1. greedy

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of grådig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular grådig grådigere grådigst2
Neuter singular grådigt grådigere grådigst2
Plural grådige grådigere grådigst2
Definite attributive1 grådige grådigere grådigste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gráðugr

Adjective[edit]

grådig (neuter singular grådig, definite singular and plural grådige, comparative grådigere, indefinite superlative grådigst, definite superlative grådigste)

  1. greedy

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gráðugr

Adjective[edit]

grådig (neuter singular grådig, definite singular and plural grådige, comparative grådigare, indefinite superlative grådigast, definite superlative grådigaste)

  1. greedy

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