-kedik

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɛdik/
  • Hyphenation: ke‧dik

Suffix[edit]

-kedik

  1. (verb suffix) Added to a noun or adjective to form a verb. Most of the time it means to behave as. The derived verb may have a pejorative meaning.
    irigy ‎(envious) → irigykedik ‎(to be envious)
  2. (verb suffix) Added to a verb to form a reflexive verb.
    helyez ‎(to place) → helyezkedik ‎(to position oneself)
    nevel ‎(to raise (a child)) → nevelkedik ‎(to be raised)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (verb suffix) Variants:
    -kodik is added to back vowel words
    -kedik is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -ködik is added to rounded front vowel words
    -akodik is added to back vowel words
    -ekedik is added to unrounded front vowel words

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