See also: súlyok

Hungarian edit

Etymology edit

Of debated origin: [1]

  1. The diminutive of súly (weight).
  2. A Serbo-Croatian or Slovenian loanword.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃujok]
  • Hyphenation: su‧lyok
  • Rhymes: -ok

Noun edit

sulyok (plural sulykok)

  1. (dated, dialectal) beater, battledore, dolly, beetle, laundry bat, washing paddle (a thick, rectangle wooden utensil with a short handle used in the old days for hammering laundry to push out the dirt)
    Synonyms: mángorló, sulykolófa
  2. (dialectal) mallet (a wooden hand tool with a handle resembling a hammer used for crushing or beating something into the ground)

Declension edit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sulyok sulykok
accusative sulykot sulykokat
dative sulyoknak sulykoknak
instrumental sulyokkal sulykokkal
causal-final sulyokért sulykokért
translative sulyokká sulykokká
terminative sulyokig sulykokig
essive-formal sulyokként sulykokként
inessive sulyokban sulykokban
superessive sulykon sulykokon
adessive sulyoknál sulykoknál
illative sulyokba sulykokba
sublative sulyokra sulykokra
allative sulyokhoz sulykokhoz
elative sulyokból sulykokból
delative sulyokról sulykokról
ablative sulyoktól sulykoktól
possessive - singular
sulyoké sulykoké
possessive - plural
sulyokéi sulykokéi
Possessive forms of sulyok
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. sulykom sulykaim
2nd person sing. sulykod sulykaid
3rd person sing. sulyka sulykai
1st person plural sulykunk sulykaink
2nd person plural sulykotok sulykaitok
3rd person plural sulykuk sulykaik

Derived terms edit


See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ sulyok in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). 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 2nd edition.)

Further reading edit

  • sulyok in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN