száll

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaːlː/ (It is important to pronounce it with a long l, otherwise it will sound like szál (thread).)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: száll

Verb[edit]

száll

  1. to fly, soar
    A madár magasan száll. - The bird flies high.
  2. to pass (especially the time)
    Gyorsan száll az idő. - The time is passing rapidly.
  3. to settle (-ra/-re)
    A madár egy faágra szállt. - The bird alighted on a tree branch.
  4. a heritage gets into somebody's ownership (-ra/-re)
    Az örökség rám száll. - I get the heritage.
  5. to get into something (-ba/-be, -ra/-re)
    Kocsiba szálltak. - They got into a car.
    Hajóra szálltak. - They boarded a ship.

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Usage notes[edit]

Don't confuse with szál (thread) which is pronounced with a short l.

Derived terms[edit]

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