hævngerrig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hævn (revenge) +‎ gerrig (avaricious).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɛvnɡɛri/, [ˈhɛwnˌɡ̊æɐ̯ˀi], [ˈhɛwnˌɡ̊æɐ̯i]

Adjective[edit]

hævngerrig

  1. revengeful
  2. vindictive, vengeful

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of hævngerrig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular hævngerrig 2
Neuter singular hævngerrigt 2
Plural hævngerrige 2
Definite attributive1 hævngerrige
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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