HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb sokszoroz (to multiply) by detaching the suffixes -szor +‎ -oz and making it a new word. Created during the Hungarian language reform, which took place in the 18th–19th centuries.[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsoroz]
  • Hyphenation: szo‧roz
  • Rhymes: -oz

VerbEdit

szoroz

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to multiply

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Expressions

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ szoroz 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.)
  2. ^ szoroz in Tótfalusi, István. Magyar etimológiai nagyszótár (’Hungarian Comprehensive Dictionary of Etymology’). Budapest: Arcanum Adatbázis, 2001; Arcanum DVD Könyvtár →ISBN

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