uheldig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From uheld (bad luck) +‎ -ig or u- (un-) +‎ heldig (lucky).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /uhɛldi/, [uˈhɛlˀd̥i]

Adjective[edit]

uheldig

  1. unlucky, unfortunate
  2. unfortunate, inopportune, untimely
  3. unsuccessful
  4. unfavourable, unfavorable
  5. bad
  6. inadvisable

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of uheldig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular uheldig uheldigere uheldigst2
Neuter singular uheldigt uheldigere uheldigst2
Plural uheldige uheldigere uheldigst2
Definite attributive1 uheldige uheldigere uheldigste
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.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From u- +‎ heldig

Adjective[edit]

uheldig (neuter singular uheldig, definite singular and plural uheldige)

  1. unlucky, unfortunate

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From u- +‎ heldig

Adjective[edit]

uheldig (neuter singular uheldig, definite singular and plural uheldige)

  1. unlucky, unfortunate

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