lustig

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch lustich. Equivalent to lust +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lustig (comparative lustiger, superlative lustigst)

  1. eager, with pleasure and readiness
  2. lively, eager, vivacious
  3. lustful, lewd
  4. (archaic) craving [+ naar (for)]
  5. (dated) happy, humorous

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of lustig
uninflected lustig
inflected lustige
comparative lustiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial lustig lustiger het lustigst
het lustigste
indefinite m./f. sing. lustige lustigere lustigste
n. sing. lustig lustiger lustigste
plural lustige lustigere lustigste
definite lustige lustigere lustigste
partitive lustigs lustigers

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

lustig

  1. eagerly, readily

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German lustec, related to Lust (pleasure, joy; wish).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlʊstɪç/
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Adjective[edit]

lustig (comparative lustiger, superlative am lustigsten)

  1. funny, humorous
    Der Film war lustig. – The film was funny.
  2. (chiefly colloquial) enjoyable, amusing, fun
    Der Abend war lustig. – The night was fun.

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]


German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Lust.

Adjective[edit]

lustig (comparative lustiger, superlative lustigst)

  1. funny
  2. enjoyable

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lustig (comparative lustigare, superlative lustigast)

  1. funny, humorous
  2. enjoyable

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lustig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular lustig lustigare lustigast
Neuter singular lustigt lustigare lustigast
Plural lustiga lustigare lustigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 lustige lustigare lustigaste
All lustiga lustigare lustigaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.