-kozik

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-kozik

  1. (verb suffix) Added to a verb, noun or adverb to form a reflexive verb.
    csodál ‎(to admire) → csodálkozik ‎(to wonder, marvel at, be surprised at)
    barát ‎(friend) → barátkozik ‎(to associate with someone in a friendly manner)
    vissza ‎(back) → visszakozik ‎(to back down, withdraw)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (verb suffix) Variants:
    -kozik is added to back vowel words
    -kezik is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -közik is added to rounded front vowel words
    -akozik same as -kozik with a linking vowel
    -ekezik same as -kezik with a linking vowel

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