nodig

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See also: nödig

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *naudigaz (compare English needy and German nötig); synchronically analyzable as nood +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnoːdəx/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: no‧dig
  • Rhymes: -oːdəx

Adjective[edit]

nodig (comparative nodiger, superlative nodigst)

  1. necessary, needed
    Dat is niet nodig.
    That's not necessary.
  2. (only in attribute position) some amount or [[degree] of, a certain level of, some

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of nodig
uninflected nodig
inflected nodige
comparative nodiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial nodig nodiger het nodigst
het nodigste
indefinite m./f. sing. nodige nodigere nodigste
n. sing. nodig nodiger nodigste
plural nodige nodigere nodigste
definite nodige nodigere nodigste
partitive nodigs nodigers

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Adverb[edit]

nodig

  1. necessarily, badly, urgently
    Het wegdek hier moet nodig vernieuwd worden.
    The road here badly needs resurfacing.

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