HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-l + -at, created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th-19th centuries.

SuffixEdit

-lat

  1. Added to different parts of speech to form a noun.
    magas (tall) → magaslat (elevation)

Usage notesEdit

  • Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -lat is added to a back vowel word
    -let is added to a front vowel word

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 6 August 2013, at 15:10