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  1. Added to a verb to form a noun.
    emel (to lift) → emelvény (platform)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -vány is added to back vowel verbs
    -vény is added to front vowel verbs
  • This suffix can be attached to certain verbs to express the outcome or what is produced of the action described in the verb:
    rejt (to hide, conceal) → rejtvény (puzzle, riddle)
    jön (to come) → jövevény (newcomer)

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