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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ből

  1. (case suffix) from, out of. Used to form the elative case.
    Kiengedték a börtönből.He was released from prison.
    A gyerekek kiszaladtak a kertből.The children ran out of the garden.

Usage notesEdit

  • (case suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -ból is added to back vowel words. Final -a changes to -á-.
    alma (apple) → Kifogytunk az almából. - We ran out of apples.
    -ből is added to front vowel words. Final -e changes to -é-.
    zene (music) → Kifogytunk a zenéből. - We ran out of music.

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