HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

[from 1462] Lexicalization of hát (back [side]) +‎ -l (ablative suffix), compare felül etc.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhaːtul]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: há‧tul
  • Rhymes: -ul

AdverbEdit

hátul (not comparable)

  1. at the back, in/at the rear, behind
    Ma hátul szeretnék ülni.Today I'd like to sit at the back.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gerstner, Károly (ed.). Új magyar etimológiai szótár. (’New Etymological Dictionary of Hungarian’). Work in progress. Nyelvtudományi Intézet (Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary). Two volumes: A–K, L–Zs. The specific suffix is not given at this entry, but mögül, közül, fölül, keresztül etc. are analogous, which are given with the suffix -l.

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