See also: tt, Tt, TT, .tt, T T, and 丁丁

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

  • Past-participle suffix: From Proto-Uralic *-tt. [1055]
  • Past-tense suffix: From the past-participle suffix. [end of 12th century] [1]

SuffixEdit

-tt

  1. (past-participle suffix) -ed, -t. Used to form the past participle of a verb.
    (to cook)tt hús ― cooked meat
  2. (past-tense suffix) -ed, -t. Used to form the past tense of a verb.
    (to cook)Az étel megfőtt. ― The meal is cooked.
Usage notesEdit
  • (past-participle and past-tense suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -t is added to monosyllabic verbs ending in j, l, ly, n, ny, r (fáj, szel, fon, huny, sír) and to many bisyllabic verbs ending in -ad/-ed (akad, ered)
    -tt is added to verbs ending in a vowel (sző, , , , , )
    -ott is added to back-vowel verbs
    -ett is added to unrounded front-vowel verbs
    -ött is added to rounded front-vowel verbs

Etymology 2Edit

SuffixEdit

-tt

  1. (locative suffix, archaic) Added to a noun or an adjective to form the locative case.
    Kaposvár (Kaposvár, Hungarian town)Kaposvárt (in Kaposvár)
    köz (gap)közt (between, among)
Usage notesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN