heilig

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch heilich, from Old Dutch heilig, from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz.

Adjective[edit]

heilig (comparative heiliger, superlative heiligst)

  1. holy
  2. sacred
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of heilig
uninflected heilig
inflected heilige
comparative heiliger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial heilig heiliger het heiligst
het heiligste
indefinite m./f. sing. heilige heiligere heiligste
n. sing. heilig heiliger heiligste
plural heilige heiligere heiligste
definite heilige heiligere heiligste
partitive heiligs heiligers
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

heilig

  1. first-person singular present indicative of heiligen
  2. imperative of heiligen

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German heilic (hailig, heilec), from Old High German heilag, from Proto-Germanic *hailagaz. Compare Low German hillig, Dutch heilig, English holy, Danish hellig.

Adjective[edit]

heilig (comparative heiliger, superlative am heiligsten)

  1. holy
  2. sacred

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