-onc

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-onc

  1. (noun suffix) Added to a word to form a noun.
    udvar (court) → udvaronc (courtier)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (noun suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -onc is added to back vowel words
    új (new) → újonc (novice)
    -enc is added to unrounded front vowel words
    kedv (mood) → kedvenc (favorite)
    -önc is added to rounded front vowel words
    küld (to send) → küldönc (courier)

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