száll

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaːlː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: száll

Verb[edit]

száll

  1. (intransitive) to fly, soar
    A madár magasan száll. — The bird flies high.
    • 1863, János Arany, Buda halála,[1] canto 6:
      Száll a madár, ágrul ágra, […]
  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]

Not to be confused with the noun szál (thread) which is pronounced with a short l.

Derived terms[edit]

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