-jaim

Contents

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-jaim

  1. (possessive suffix) my ... -s (first-person singular, multiple possessions)
    pad ‎(bench) → a padjaim ‎(my benches)
    kocsi ‎(car) → a kocsijaim ‎(my cars)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • (possessive suffix) Variants:
    -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