steif

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German stīf, from Proto-Germanic *stīfaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃtaɪ̯f/
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯f
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

steif (comparative steifer, superlative am steifsten)

  1. stiff, rigid

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Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German stīf, from Proto-Germanic *stīfaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

steif

  1. stiff

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German stīf. Cognate with German steif, Dutch stijf, English stiff

Adjective[edit]

steif (masculine steiwen, neuter steift, comparative méi steif, superlative am steifsten)

  1. stiff
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

steif

  1. second-person singular imperative of steiwen