richtig

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German richtig. Equivalent to recht +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɪx.təx/
  • Hyphenation: rich‧tig

Adjective[edit]

richtig (comparative richtiger, superlative richtigst)

  1. (archaic) correct
  2. (archaic) just
  3. (archaic) straight even

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of richtig
uninflected richtig
inflected richtige
comparative richtiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial richtig richtiger het richtigst
het richtigste
indefinite m./f. sing. richtige richtigere richtigste
n. sing. richtig richtiger richtigste
plural richtige richtigere richtigste
definite richtige richtigere richtigste
partitive richtigs richtigers

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German rihtec, from Old High German rihtīg, from reht (right) + -ig. Equivalent to recht +‎ -ig. Originally only an adjective; adverb developed later.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈʁɪçtɪç/
  • (southern Germany, Austria, Switzerland) IPA(key): /ˈʁɪçtɪk/
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  • Hyphenation: rich‧tig
  • Rhymes: -ɪçtɪç

Adjective[edit]

richtig (comparative richtiger, superlative am richtigsten)

  1. correct, accurate, right

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

richtig

  1. really
    Ich habe manchmal ein richtig schlechtes Gefühl.
    Sometimes I have a really bad feeling.

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