HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin. Perhaps from Proto-Finno-Ugric *oća or *ońća (part; to part, share, divide) + -lik (frequentative-reflexive suffix). Cognates include Finnish osa (part), Estonian osa (part). [1][2]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

oszlik

  1. (intransitive) to be divided
  2. (intransitive) to dissipate
  3. (intransitive) to decompose

ConjugationEdit

See variations here.

Derived termsEdit

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #657 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary. Internet Archive
  2. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN   (See also its second, revised, expanded edition published in 2021: →ISBN)

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