-g

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Hungarian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-g

  1. Added to a stem - often an onomatopoeia - to form a verb expressing a quickly repeating or continuous action.
    g (to rumble, buzz, hum)
  2. Added to a verb or a noun to form a noun or an adjective.
    anya (mother) → anyag (matter)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (verbal suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -g is added to words ending in a vowel
    -og is added to some back vowel words
    -ag is added to other back vowel words
    -eg is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -ög is added to rounded front vowel words
  • (nominal suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -g is added to words ending in a vowel
    -ag is added to back vowel words
    -eg is added to front vowel words

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