küzd

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Ugric or perhaps from Proto-Finno-Ugric *kȣ̈śɜ (competition, game; to compete, play) [1] +‎ -d (frequentative suffix). [2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkyzd/
  • Hyphenation: küzd

Verb[edit]

küzd

  1. to struggle, to strive (to labour in difficulty)
    • 1861, Imre Madách, The Tragedy of Man (Az ember tragédiája), play, scene 15:
      Mondottam ember: küzdj és bízva bízzál! - I have told you, Man: strive on, and trust!
  2. to fight

Conjugation[edit]

or

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #447 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