-ong

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ong

  1. Frequentative suffix added to a verb to form a verb denoting repetitive action.
    hajol (to bend) → hajlong (to bow repetitively)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -ong is added to back vowel words
    -eng is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -öng is added to rounded front vowel words

See also[edit]