hörög

See also: horog

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an onomatopoeia + -ög (frequentative suffix).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhørøɡ]
  • Hyphenation: hö‧rög
  • Rhymes: -øɡ

VerbEdit

hörög

  1. (intransitive) to grunt, rattle (of a gravely ill person or animal: to make a snoring-like sound with an open mouth while in pain and struggling with breathing)
  2. (transitive) to say something in a low, guttural voice

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

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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

Further readingEdit

  • hörög in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’An Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.