kéreg

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *keri or *kerä ‎(bark). Cognates include Northern Sami garra ‎(shell, crust), Meadow Mari кӱр ‎(kür, bark), and Northern Mansi kēr ‎(shell, bark, crust).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkeːrɛɡ/
  • Hyphenation: ké‧reg

NounEdit

kéreg ‎(plural kérgek)

  1. bark, rind (trees)
  2. cortex (plants, brain)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Álgu etymological database, entry #41512 (language: Hungarian, word: kér, kérëg)
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