-vény

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-vény

  1. (noun suffix) Added to a verb to form a noun.
    emel ‎(to lift) → emelvény ‎(platform)

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Usage notes[edit]

  • (noun suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -vány is added to back vowel verbs
    -vény is added to front vowel verbs
  • This suffix can be attached to certain verbs to express the outcome or what is produced of the action described in the verb:
    rejt ‎(to hide, conceal) → rejtvény ‎(puzzle, riddle)
    jön ‎(to come) → jövevény ‎(newcomer)

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