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See also: dal, Dal, dál, dâl, dał, -dál, , and дал





  1. (frequentative suffix) Added to a verb to form a verb to express the frequent repetition of an action.
    vág (to cut)vagdal (to cut up, chop)

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  • (frequentative suffix) Mostly used by short, one-syllable words. No longer productive. Harmonic variants:
    -dal is added to back vowel words
    -del is added to front vowel words
    -dál is added to back vowel words


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