schuldig

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch schuldich. Equivalent to schuld +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsxʏl.dəx/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: schul‧dig
  • Rhymes: -ʏldəx

Adjective[edit]

schuldig (comparative schuldiger, superlative schuldigst)

  1. guilty

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of schuldig
uninflected schuldig
inflected schuldige
comparative schuldiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial schuldig schuldiger het schuldigst
het schuldigste
indefinite m./f. sing. schuldige schuldigere schuldigste
n. sing. schuldig schuldiger schuldigste
plural schuldige schuldigere schuldigste
definite schuldige schuldigere schuldigste
partitive schuldigs schuldigers

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: skuldig
  • Negerhollands: skuldig, skyldig

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schuldec, from Old High German sculdig. See Schuld.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

schuldig (comparative schuldiger, superlative am schuldigsten)

  1. guilty, culpable, in debt

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