babona

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Hungarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A loanword from Slovak or Ukrainian, compare Slovak babona, bobona, Ukrainian dialectal бабона (babona, superstition) [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɒbonɒ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ba‧bo‧na

Noun[edit]

babona (plural babonák)

  1. superstition

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6

Slovak[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *babona.

Noun[edit]

babona f

  1. (obsolete) superstition
  2. (obsolete) magic