fordít

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin, perhaps from Proto-Uralic *pȣrkɜ- (*pȣrγɜ-) (to turn, revolve, spin)[1] +‎ -dít (causative suffix). [2] Compare to Estonian pöörama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfordiːt/
  • Hyphenation: for‧dít

Verb[edit]

fordít

  1. to turn (change the direction or orientation of (something))
  2. to translate

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #837 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