værdig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Grom Old Norse verðugr, from verðr, verð (worth), equivalent to værd +‎ -ig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɛrdi/, [ˈvæɐ̯d̥i]

Adjective[edit]

værdig (neuter værdigt, plural and definite singular attributive værdige, comparative værdigere, superlative (predicative) værdigst, superlative (attributive) værdigste)

  1. worthy
  2. dignified

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of værdig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular værdig 2
Neuter singular værdigt 2
Plural værdige 2
Definite attributive1 værdige
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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