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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the archaic adjective merőleg (vertical) +‎ -es, created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th–19th centuries.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɛrøːlɛɡɛʃ]
  • Hyphenation: me‧rő‧le‧ges

AdjectiveEdit

merőleges (comparative merőlegesebb, superlative legmerőlegesebb)

  1. (geometry) orthogonal, perpendicular