-zet

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *wīdzatī, from Proto-Indo-European *ṷīḱṃtī 'twenty'. Cognate to Ancient Greek εἴκοσι (eíkosi), Latin viginti and Sanskrit विंशति (viṁśatí).

Numeral[edit]

-zet

  1. (cardinal) twenty
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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

-z (verb suffix) +‎ -et (nominal suffix) [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-zet

  1. (noun suffix) Added to a noun to form an abstract noun or a collective noun.
    kép (picture) → képzet (idea, image, notion)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (noun suffix) Variants:
    -zat is added to back vowel nouns
    -zet is added to front vowel nouns

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6