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  1. Added to a verb to form an adverbial participle.
    A szobába lépvén első dolga volt, hogy becsukta az ablakot. - When he entered the room, the first thing he did was to close the windows.

Usage notes[edit]

Member of the -ván/-vén suffix cluster.

  • -ván is added to back vowel verbs
  • -vén is added to front vowel verbs

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