-eng

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See also: eng, Eng, ENG, èng, ēng, eng., and Eng.

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-eng

  1. (frequentative suffix) Added to a verb to form a verb denoting repetitive action.
    derül(to clear up)dereng(to dawn; to appear vaguely)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (frequentative suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -ong is added to back vowel words
    hajol(to bend)hajlong(to bow repetitively)
    -eng is added to unrounded front vowel words
    derül(to clear up)dereng(to dawn; to appear vaguely)
    -öng is added to rounded front vowel words
    őrül(to go insane)őrjöng(to be wild, furious, raging)
    düh(fury, rage)dühöng(to be in a raging temper)
    -ang is added to back vowel words (rare)
    lappang(to lurk)
    -ing is added to front vowel words (rare)
    kering(to circulate, orbit)

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