kolostor

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of dialectal kalastorom (monastery), the intermediate form *kalastor was influenced by monostor (monastery). Created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th-19th centuries.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoloʃtor/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧los‧tor

NounEdit

kolostor (plural kolostorok)

  1. monastery

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