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See also: het, hét, hèt, hết, het., and нет

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-het

  1. (potential suffix) can, could, may, might, be allowed to. Added to verbs, indicating possibility or permission.
    felejt (to forget)felejthet (may forget, can forget)

Usage notesEdit

  • (potential suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -hat is added to back vowel verbs
    -het is added to front vowel verbs

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German -heit, from Proto-Germanic *haiduz. Cognate with Danish -hed, German -heit, Dutch -heid, English -hood.

SuffixEdit

-het m or f

  1. Suffix giving an adjective a nounal meaning; -ness -ity.
    kjølig - kjølighet (cool - coolness)

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish -het, which is borrowed from Middle Low German -heit, from Proto-Germanic *haiduz. Cognate with Danish -hed, German -heit, Dutch -heid, English -hood.[1]

SuffixEdit

-het

  1. Productive suffix giving an adjective a nounal meaning; -ness, -ity
    nödvändig - nödvändighet (necessary - necessity)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ -het in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)