HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

[around 1416] From Proto-Uralic *kama (skin)[1] + -oz (verb-forming suffix). [2] Cognates include Finnish kamara.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhaːmoz]
  • Hyphenation: há‧moz
  • Rhymes: -oz

VerbEdit

hámoz

  1. (transitive) to peel (to remove the skin or outer covering of)
    narancsot hámozto peel an orange

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #233 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary.
  2. ^ hámoz in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

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