Hungarian numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: harminc
    Nominal: harmincas
    Ordinal: harmincadik
    Day of month: harmincadika
    A.o.: harmincadszor, harmincadjára
    Adverbial: harmincszor
    Multiplier: harmincszoros
    Distributive: harmincasával
    Fractional: harmincad
    Number of people: harmincan


harminc +‎ -as


  • IPA(key): [ˈhɒrmint͡sɒʃ]
  • Hyphenation: har‧min‧cas
  • Rhymes: -ɒʃ


harmincas (not comparable)

  1. the number or amount (of) thirty (the written symbol “30” or “XXX”)
  2. thirty-something years old, in one’s thirties
    egy harmincas férfia man in his thirties
  3. Ellipsis of 1930-es, (of the) thirties
    a harmincas évekbenin the thirties
  4. a group or set containing thirty entities
    harmincas csoportokbanin groups of thirty
  5. (colloquial) leaving or arriving at a certain hour and thirty minutes
    a hat óra harmincas vonatthe 6:30 train

Usage notesEdit

The following nominal numerals (adjectives or nouns), coined from numerals (with the suffix -s/-os/-as/-es/-ös in Hungarian), refer to items designated with a specific number, such as No. 1, No. 2 etc. (as opposed to 1st, 2nd etc.). Examples:


Inflection (stem in -a-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative harmincas harmincasak
accusative harmincasat harmincasakat
dative harmincasnak harmincasaknak
instrumental harmincassal harmincasakkal
causal-final harmincasért harmincasakért
translative harmincassá harmincasakká
terminative harmincasig harmincasakig
essive-formal harmincasként harmincasakként
inessive harmincasban harmincasakban
superessive harmincason harmincasakon
adessive harmincasnál harmincasaknál
illative harmincasba harmincasakba
sublative harmincasra harmincasakra
allative harmincashoz harmincasakhoz
elative harmincasból harmincasakból
delative harmincasról harmincasakról
ablative harmincastól harmincasaktól
possessive - singular
harmincasé harmincasaké
possessive - plural
harmincaséi harmincasakéi


harmincas (plural harmincasok)

  1. the figure thirty
  2. a person or object marked with the figure thirty
    a harmincas buszbus number thirty


Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative harmincas harmincasok
accusative harmincast harmincasokat
dative harmincasnak harmincasoknak
instrumental harmincassal harmincasokkal
causal-final harmincasért harmincasokért
translative harmincassá harmincasokká
terminative harmincasig harmincasokig
essive-formal harmincasként harmincasokként
inessive harmincasban harmincasokban
superessive harmincason harmincasokon
adessive harmincasnál harmincasoknál
illative harmincasba harmincasokba
sublative harmincasra harmincasokra
allative harmincashoz harmincasokhoz
elative harmincasból harmincasokból
delative harmincasról harmincasokról
ablative harmincastól harmincasoktól
possessive - singular
harmincasé harmincasoké
possessive - plural
harmincaséi harmincasokéi
Possessive forms of harmincas
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. harmincasom harmincasaim
2nd person sing. harmincasod harmincasaid
3rd person sing. harmincasa harmincasai
1st person plural harmincasunk harmincasaink
2nd person plural harmincasotok harmincasaitok
3rd person plural harmincasuk harmincasaik

Further readingEdit

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