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 (whence modern Dutch kloek). Further origin unsettled. Compare Old Norse klókr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

klug (comparative klüger, superlative am klügsten)

  1. intelligent, prudent, wise, smart

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Further reading[edit]

  • klug in Duden online