leeg

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch leeg.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leeg (attributive leë, comparative leër, superlative leegste)

  1. empty

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From older ledig, from Middle Dutch lēdich, from Old Dutch *lithig, from Proto-Germanic *liþugaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -eːx
  • IPA(key): /leːx/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

leeg (comparative leger, superlative leegst)

  1. empty, hollow
  2. (figuratively) listless, lethargic

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of leeg
uninflected leeg
inflected lege
comparative leger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial leeg leger het leegst
het leegste
indefinite m./f. sing. lege legere leegste
n. sing. leeg leger leegste
plural lege legere leegste
definite lege legere leegste
partitive leegs legers

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Verb[edit]

leeg

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

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German Low German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leeg

  1. Alternative spelling of leeg'.

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *liqeR, from Proto-Austronesian *liqeR

Noun[edit]

leég

  1. (anatomy) neck