-ük

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ük

  1. their (third-person plural possessive suffix denoting singular possession)
    gyerek (child) → a gyerekük (their child)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • (possessive suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -uk is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -ük is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -juk is added to back vowel words ending either in a consonant or a vowel. Final -a changes to -á-.
    -jük is added to front vowel words ending either in a consonant or a vowel. Final -e changes to -é-.

See also[edit]