hongerig

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hongerig ‎(comparative hongeriger, superlative hongerigst)

  1. hungry

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hongerig
uninflected hongerig
inflected hongerige
comparative hongeriger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial hongerig hongeriger het hongerigst
het hongerigste
indefinite m./f. sing. hongerige hongerigere hongerigste
n. sing. hongerig hongeriger hongerigste
plural hongerige hongerigere hongerigste
definite hongerige hongerigere hongerigste
partitive hongerigs hongerigers

Usage notes[edit]

  • A literal translation of the English phrase "I am hungry" is "ik ben hongerig" and would most likely be misunderstood.
  • The common translation of "I am hungry" is ik heb honger ‎(I'm hungry) which literally translates to "I have hunger".