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See also: zat, zať, 'zat, and žať

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-z (verb-forming suffix) + -at (noun-forming suffix)[1]

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-zat

  1. (noun-forming suffix) Added to a noun to form an abstract noun or a collective noun.
    homlok (forehead)homlokzat (façade)

Usage notesEdit

  • (noun-forming suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -zat is added to back vowel nouns
    -zet is added to front vowel nouns

Derived termsEdit


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