klug

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German kluoc, which was borrowed via the Lower Rhineland from Middle Low German klōk and Middle Dutch cloec, from Proto-Germanic *klōkaz.

Compare Old Norse klókr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kluːk/
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  • Rhymes: -uːk

Adjective[edit]

klug (comparative klüger, superlative am klügsten)

  1. intelligent, prudent, wise, smart

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Further reading[edit]

  • klug in Duden online