evet

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See also: évet and évét

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See eft.

Noun[edit]

evet (plural evets)

  1. The common newt or eft.
  2. (US) Any of several species of aquatic salamanders.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for evet in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈɛvɛt]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: evet
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Noun[edit]

evet (plural evetek)

  1. (archaic) squirrel
    Synonym: mókus

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative evet evetek
accusative evetet eveteket
dative evetnek eveteknek
instrumental evettel evetekkel
causal-final evetért evetekért
translative evetté evetekké
terminative evetig evetekig
essive-formal evetként evetekként
essive-modal
inessive evetben evetekben
superessive eveten eveteken
adessive evetnél eveteknél
illative evetbe evetekbe
sublative evetre evetekre
allative evethez evetekhez
elative evetből evetekből
delative evetről evetekről
ablative evettől evetektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
eveté eveteké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
evetéi evetekéi
Possessive forms of evet
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. evetem evetjeim
2nd person sing. eveted evetjeid
3rd person sing. evetje evetjei
1st person plural evetünk evetjeink
2nd person plural evetetek evetjeitek
3rd person plural evetjük evetjeik

Further reading[edit]

  • evet in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic [script needed] (evet), 𐰀𐰢𐱅(emet), 𐰘𐰀𐰢𐱅(yemet, yes), of uncertain origin. Replaced the formerly prevalent ha (yes), now largely limited to dialectal and colloquial use.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

evet

  1. yes

Particle[edit]

evet

  1. yes

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