csíp

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Finno-Ugric *ćȣ̈ppɜ ‎(pinch, fingertip; to pinch). [1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

csíp

  1. to pinch
  2. to sting (bee, nettle), bite (mosquito), peck (bird)
  3. to nip, cut (wind), burn (spice)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #90 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  2. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6