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-ll

See also: ll, Ll, LL, ll., 'll, and L-L

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PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ll

  1. (instantaneous suffix, rare) Appended to a verb to form a new verb expressing instantaneous action. It is no longer productive in this sense.
  2. (verb-forming suffix) Appended to an adjective to form a verb meaning "to consider/find/think as". In this sense, it is still productive.
    drága (expensive)drágáll (to find something expensive)

Usage notesEdit

  • (all senses) Harmonic variants:
    -ll is added to words ending in a vowel. Final -a changes to -á.
    drága (expensive)drágáll (to find something expensive)
    -all is added to back vowel words
    sok (many)sokall (to find something too much)
    -ell is added to front vowel words
    kevés (few)kevesell (to find something too little or insufficient)

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