csákány

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Hungarian[edit]

csákány

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Possibly from a Turkic language, compare Chagatai čaqan (battle-axe). Alternatively, from a Slavic language, compare Slovene čekan (tusk), Czech čakan (mattock).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃaːkaːɲ/
  • Hyphenation: csá‧kány

Noun[edit]

csákány (plural csákányok)

  1. pickaxe (heavy iron tool)

Declension[edit]