HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Uralic *koja.[1] Compare with Finnish koja (bark).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

héj (plural héjak)

  1. shell (egg, nut), skin (apple, onion, potato), peel, (orange, lemon), rind (melon), crust (bread), bark (tree)
  2. lid (eye)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin's Uralic Database, Entry #331
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