See also: Zug and zúg

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Ugric *suŋɜ (corner, angle).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈzuɡ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zug
  • Rhymes: -uɡ

NounEdit

zug (plural zugok)

  1. nook, corner, recess (a small corner or a hidden or secluded spot)
  2. (figuratively, in certain compounds) illicit, black, closet, secret, clandestine

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative zug zugok
accusative zugot zugokat
dative zugnak zugoknak
instrumental zuggal zugokkal
causal-final zugért zugokért
translative zuggá zugokká
terminative zugig zugokig
essive-formal zugként zugokként
essive-modal
inessive zugban zugokban
superessive zugon zugokon
adessive zugnál zugoknál
illative zugba zugokba
sublative zugra zugokra
allative zughoz zugokhoz
elative zugból zugokból
delative zugról zugokról
ablative zugtól zugoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
zugé zugoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
zugéi zugokéi
Possessive forms of zug
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. zugom zugaim
2nd person sing. zugod zugaid
3rd person sing. zuga zugai
1st person plural zugunk zugaink
2nd person plural zugotok zugaitok
3rd person plural zuguk zugaik

Derived termsEdit

Compound words

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #1850 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary.
  2. ^ zug 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 readingEdit

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