-sdi

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

-s ‎(adjective suffix) +‎ -di ‎(diminutive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-sdi

  1. Added to a word to form a noun to indicate playful, non-serious actions.
    háború ‎(war) → háborúsdi ‎(playing soldiers)
    A gyerekek egyik kedvenc játéka a háborúsdi volt. - One of the favorites of the children was to play soldiers.

Usage notes[edit]

During the Hungarian language reform, the -sdi suffix was used to create several other types of words such as ósdi (adjective) and élősdi (noun).

Derived terms[edit]

Category Hungarian nouns suffixed with -sdi not found


See also[edit]