alszik, mint a bunda

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally: “sleep like the fur coat”

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒlsikmint ɒˈbundɒ]

Verb[edit]

alszik, mint a bunda

  1. (simile) sleep like a log, sleep like a top, sleep like a baby (to sleep very soundly)

Synonyms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Arthur John Patterson: The Magyars, Published by Smith, Elder & co., 1869, gives a brief description of this saying [1]