HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

illik +‎ -et

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ ˈilːɛt]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: il‧let
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

VerbEdit

illet

  1. (transitive) to concern (-t/-ot/-at/-et/-öt)
    Synonyms: érint, tartozik
    Mindazoknak, akit illetTo whom it may concern
    1. (ami-t illet/illeti): as far as … is concerned, as regards, with respect to
      Ami engem illetAs far as I'm concerned
  2. (transitive) to be due to someone (-t/-ot/-at/-et/-öt)
    Synonym: jár (-nak/-nek)
    Az első falat téged illet.The first bite goes to you.
    Elismerés illeti őket.Recognition is due to them.
  3. (transitive, archaic) to give, afford (targeted at somebody or something precious, noble etc.) (-val/-vel)
    Csókkal illette kezét.He gave a kiss on her hand.
  4. (transitive) to inflict, impose, sling (criticism) (-val/-vel)
    kritikával/szemrehányással/rágalmakkal illet valakitto sling criticism/reproach/slanders at someone

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See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

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