mostoha

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bulgarian мащеха (mášteha, stepmother), from Proto-Slavic *matjexa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoʃtohɒ/
  • Hyphenation: mos‧to‧ha

Adjective[edit]

mostoha (comparative mostohább, superlative legmostohább)

  1. step- (parent)
  2. (by extension) hostile, harsh, cruel, adverse (circumstances), hard (fate), ill (luck)

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mostoha (plural mostohák)

  1. stepmother

Declension[edit]