laag

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See also: låg

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch laag.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɑːχ/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

laag (attributive lae, comparative laer, superlative laagste)

  1. low

Antonyms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ag

Noun[edit]

laag

  1. a wandering

Verb[edit]

laag

  1. to roam
  2. to leave one's abode to go to public places

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch lâge, from Old Dutch *lāgi, from Proto-Germanic *lēgaz.

Adjective[edit]

laag (comparative lager, superlative laagst)

  1. low
    Antonym: hoog
    Er staat een laag tafeltje in zijn woonkamer.There is a low table in his living room.
    Het is nogal laag om iemand aan te vallen op dingen waar diegene verder niets aan kan doen.It's rather low to attack someone on issues they don't have any control over.

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of laag
uninflected laag
inflected lage
comparative lager
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial laag lager het laagst
het laagste
indefinite m./f. sing. lage lagere laagste
n. sing. laag lager laagste
plural lage lagere laagste
definite lage lagere laagste
partitive laags lagers

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: laag
  • Sranan Tongo: lagi

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch lâge, from Old Dutch *lāga, from Proto-Germanic *lēgō.

Noun[edit]

laag f (plural lagen, diminutive laagje n)

  1. layer
  2. class, when referring to social class. See also laag van de bevolking

Derived terms[edit]


Mansaka[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laag

  1. vagrant; homeless; wandering