-ded

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Hungarian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ded

  1. similar to, sort of, -like, resembling, in the nature of. Added to a word to form an adjective.
    kerek (round) → kerekded (roundish, round)

Usage notes[edit]

Member of the -dad/-ded suffix cluster.

  • -dad is added to back vowel words
  • -ded is added to front vowel words

Originally, it was a diminutive suffix. Today it is used to express similarity just like the suffixes -féle and -szerű.

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