ledig

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *lithag, from Proto-Germanic *liþugaz.

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Adjective[edit]

ledig ‎(comparative lediger, superlative ledigst)

  1. (a formal form of leeg) without content, containing nothing, empty

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ledig
uninflected ledig
inflected ledige
comparative lediger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial ledig lediger het ledigst
het ledigste
indefinite m./f. sing. ledige ledigere ledigste
n. sing. ledig lediger ledigste
plural ledige ledigere ledigste
definite ledige ledigere ledigste
partitive ledigs ledigers

Verb[edit]

ledig

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ledigen
  2. imperative of ledigen

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ledig ‎(comparative lediger, superlative am ledigsten)

  1. single (not married)
  2. (dated, of a child) born out of wedlock

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse liðugr, from Proto-Germanic *liþugaz.

Adjective[edit]

ledig

  1. free, available, not occupied
  2. relaxed, casual, informal
    ledig stil
    casual style

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ledig
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular ledig mer ledig mest ledig
Neuter singular ledigt mer ledigt mest ledigt
Plural lediga mer lediga mest lediga
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 ledige mer ledige mest ledige
All lediga mer lediga mest lediga
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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