-tat

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See also: tat, Tat, tát, tắt, tất, tät, tą̊t, and -tât

Hungarian[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-tat

  1. (causative suffix) Added to a verb (or extremely rarely to a noun) to form a verb with a meaning of let, make somebody do something.
    olvas (to read)olvastat (to make someone read something)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (causative suffix) Variants:
    -at is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant + t and most monosyllabic words
    vár (to wait)várat (to have someone wait)
    -et is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant + t and most monosyllabic words
    kér (to ask for)kéret (to have someone ask for)
    -tat is added to back vowel words ending in a vowel + t
    tisztít (to clean)tisztíttat (to have someone clean)
    -tet is added to front vowel words ending in a vowel + t
    keres (to look for)kerestet (to have someone look for)

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