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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English skirt.

NounEdit

sìkêt m (plural sìkêt-sìkêt)

  1. skirt

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of unknown origin. A variant of süket.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃikɛt]
  • Hyphenation: si‧ket

AdjectiveEdit

siket (comparative siketebb, superlative legsiketebb)

  1. (dialectal or formal) deaf
    Siketvakok Országos EgyesületeHungarian Deafblind Association

Usage notesEdit

In colloquial usage, süket is used. In formal situations, in the medical profession or in the name of institutions, siket is used. PC usage prefers the latter because süket also occurs in the sense of 'dumb'.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative siket siketek
accusative siketet siketeket
dative siketnek siketeknek
instrumental sikettel siketekkel
causal-final siketért siketekért
translative siketté siketekké
terminative siketig siketekig
essive-formal siketként siketekként
essive-modal
inessive siketben siketekben
superessive siketen siketeken
adessive siketnél siketeknél
illative siketbe siketekbe
sublative siketre siketekre
allative sikethez siketekhez
elative siketből siketekből
delative siketről siketekről
ablative sikettől siketektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
siketé siketeké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
siketéi siketekéi

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eőry, Vilma. Értelmező szótár+ (’Explanatory Dictionary Plus’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2007. →ISBN

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سَكَتَ(sakata).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

siket (imperfect jiskot)

  1. be silent

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit