hemmelig

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hemeliker, from Old Norse heimiligr, from Middle Low German heimelik, from Proto-West Germanic *haimalīk.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɛməli/, [ˈhɛmm̩li], [ˈhɛmli]

Adjective[edit]

hemmelig (neuter hemmeligt, plural and definite singular attributive hemmelige)

  1. secret (being or kept hidden)

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of hemmelig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular hemmelig hemmeligere hemmeligst2
Neuter singular hemmeligt hemmeligere hemmeligst2
Plural hemmelige hemmeligere hemmeligst2
Definite attributive1 hemmelige hemmeligere hemmeligste
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.

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish hemmelig; compare with Old Norse heimiligr.

Adjective[edit]

hemmelig (neuter singular hemmelig, definite singular and plural hemmelige)

  1. secret (not meant to be known or seen by others)

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]