höger

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See also: hoger

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hǿgri, comparative of hǿgr (easy, convenient), from Proto-Germanic [Term?]. Cognate with Icelandic hægri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

höger

  1. right; this direction: →
    gå genom höger dörr, genom högra dörren
    walk through the right door
  2. (politics) have similar opinions as members of right-wing parties

Declension[edit]

Inflection of höger
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular höger
Neuter singular höger
Plural högra
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 högre
All högra
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.

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

höger c

  1. the right side
  2. (politics) The ensemble of right-wing political parties
  3. (sports) A player on the right side of the field in sports like soccer or hockey

Declension[edit]

Declension of höger 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative höger högern högrar högrarna
Genitive högers högerns högrars högrarnas

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