csillapít

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin. It is perhaps derived from an otherwise unattested imitative stem + -ít. The same stem is found in csillapodik (to calm down, diminish) and csillapul (to calm down).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡ʃilɒpiːt]
  • Hyphenation: csil‧la‧pít
  • Rhymes: -iːt

Verb[edit]

csillapít

  1. (transitive) to alleviate, ease, relieve (pain)
  2. (transitive) to appease, quench (hunger, thirst)
  3. (transitive) to calm, quiet, satisfy, soothe

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN