Last modified on 6 August 2013, at 15:02

-jaim

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-ja (possessive suffix) +‎ -i (possessive plural) +‎ -m (first person singular personal suffix)

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-jaim

  1. my ... -s (first-person singular possessive suffix denoting plural possession)
    pad (bench) → a padjaim (my benches)
    kocsi (car) → a kocsijaim (my cars)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • (possessive suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -im is added to words ending in a vowel except -i. Final -a changes to -á-. Final -e changes to -é-.
    -aim is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -eim is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -jaim is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i
    -jeim is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i

See alsoEdit