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See also: -ódik, -ödik, and -ődik

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-od (verb-forming suffix) + -ik (reflexive suffix)[1]

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-odik

  1. (verb-forming suffix) Appended to a noun, adjective, or verb to form a verb.
    hajnal (dawn)hajnalodik (to dawn)
    világos (light)világosodik (to become light)
  2. (numeral-forming suffix) -th. Appended to a cardinal number to form an ordinal number.
    hat (six)hatodik (sixth)

Usage notesEdit

  • (verb-forming suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -odik is added to back vowel words
    -edik is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -ödik is added to rounded front vowel words
  • (numeral-forming suffix) It can be used with all cardinal numbers except egy (one) and kettő (two). Harmonic variants:
    -dik is added to words ending in a vowel
    -odik is added to some back vowel words
    -adik is added to other back vowel words
    -edik is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -ödik is added to rounded front vowel words

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