-elem

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-elem

  1. Added to a verb to form a noun.
    győz (to win) → győzelem (victory)

Declension[edit]

The suffix changes from -elem to -elm in some of the declined forms.

Usage notes[edit]

  • No longer productive. Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -alom is added to back vowel words
    -elem is added to front vowel words

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]