-ős

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

‎(present participle suffix) +‎ -s ‎(adjective suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ős

  1. (adjective suffix) Added to a verb to form an adjective expressing the permanent quality originating from the action. Several of the derived adjectives are also used as nouns.
    ismer ‎(to know) → ismerős ‎(acquaintance)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (adjective suffix) Variants:
    -ós is added to back vowel verbs
    -ős is added to front vowel verbs

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