-itek

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

-i (possessive plural) +‎ -tek (second-person plural personal suffix)

Suffix[edit]

-itek

  1. (possessive suffix) your ... -s (second-person plural informal, multiple possessions)
    gyűrű (ring) → a gyűrűitek (your rings)
    este (evening) → az estéitek (your evenings)
Usage notes[edit]
  • (possessive suffix) Variants:
    -itok is added to back vowel words ending in a vowel except -i. Final -a changes to -á-.
    -itek is added to front vowel words ending in a vowel except -i. Final -e changes to -é-.
    -aitok is added to some back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -eitek is added to some front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -jaitok is added to some back vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i
    -jeitek is added to some front vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i

Etymology 2[edit]

Personal suffix.

Suffix[edit]

-itek

  1. (personal suffix) Used to form the second-person plural present tense of verbs (indicative mood, definite conjugation).
    fest (to paint) → A falat festitek? - Are you painting the walls?
Usage notes[edit]
  • (personal suffix) See harmonic variants in the table below.

See also[edit]