-lat

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

-l + -at, created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th-19th centuries.

Suffix[edit]

-lat

  1. Added to different parts of speech to form a noun.
    magas (tall) → magaslat (elevation)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -lat is added to a back vowel word
    -let is added to a front vowel word

See also[edit]