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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *teke-. Cognates include Finnish tehdä and Estonian tegema. [1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛs]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

tesz

  1. (transitive) to do
  2. (transitive) to place, to put
    Synonyms: helyez, pakol, rak
  3. (transitive) to make (to cause to be)
    elérhetővé teszto make accessible
  4. (intransitive) to see to it, to ensure (followed by the adverb róla)
    Majd teszek róla, hogy meggondolja magát.I'll see to it that he changes his mind.
  5. (intransitive) to help it, to be the cause of, to be to blame (potential form with -ról/-ről or followed by the adverb róla)
    Nem tehetek róla, hogy beteg vagyok.I can't help it if I'm sick.
    Erről az egészről te tehetsz.You are to blame for all of this.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #1044 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  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