Hungarian

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Alternative forms

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Etymology

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arra (that way) +‎ felé (towards)

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): [ˈɒrːɒfɛleː]
  • Hyphenation: ar‧ra‧fe‧lé
  • Rhymes: -leː

Adverb

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arrafelé (not comparable)

  1. about that way (away from the speaker), in that direction (usually pointing to the direction)
    Arrafelé láttam őket menni.I saw them going that way.
  2. thereabout, thereabouts, near that place, around there
    Arrafelé lakom én is.I live around there, too.

Coordinate terms

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Further reading

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  • arrafelé in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • arrafelé in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (‘A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2024)