haszon

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin, perhaps a Hungarian derivation from a proto-language. However, its cognates are debated:[1]

  1. From Proto-Finno-Ugric *kaswa- ‎(to grow, increase). Compare Finnish kasvaa.[2]
  2. From Proto-Uralic *kaćɜ ‎(gift; to present a gift).[3]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɒson/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ha‧szon

NounEdit

haszon ‎(plural hasznok)

  1. advantage, benefit, use
  2. profit, gain

DeclensionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6
  2. ^ Entry #250 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  3. ^ Entry #212 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
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