-jaim

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

-ja (possessive suffix) +‎ -i (possessive plural) +‎ -m (first-person singular personal suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-jaim

  1. (possessive suffix) my ... -s (first-person singular, multiple possessions)
    pad (bench) → a padjaim (my benches)
    kocsi (car) → a kocsijaim (my cars)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • (possessive suffix) Variants:
    -im is added to words ending in a vowel except -i. Final -a changes to -á-. Final -e changes to -é-.
    -aim is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -eim is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -jaim is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i
    -jeim is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i

See also[edit]