ordentlig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ōrdināre

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɔrdənli/, [ˈɒːˀd̥ənli] or IPA(key): /ɔrnli/, [ˈɒːˀnli]

Adjective[edit]

ordentlig

  1. correct, orderly, regular, well-ordered
  2. neat, tidy
  3. methodical, orderly, tidy
  4. accurate, careful
  5. decent, nice
  6. proper
  7. (adverbial) accurately, awfully, carefully, correctly, decently, methodically, neatly, properly, regularly, steadily, thoroughly, tidily, well

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of ordentlig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular ordentlig ordentligere ordentligst2
Neuter singular ordentligt ordentligere ordentligst2
Plural ordentlige ordentligere ordentligst2
Definite attributive1 ordentlige ordentligere ordentligste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German ordentlich

Adjective[edit]

ordentlig (neuter singular ordentlig, definite singular and plural ordentlige)

  1. orderly, neat, tidy
  2. correct, proper, respectable, decent
  3. proper, real, regular
  4. (as an adverb) properly

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ōrdināre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ordentlig

  1. orderly, thorough, real, just

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ordentlig
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular ordentlig ordentligare ordentligast
Neuter singular ordentligt ordentligare ordentligast
Plural ordentliga ordentligare ordentligast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 ordentlige ordentligare ordentligaste
All ordentliga ordentligare ordentligaste
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.