ki korán kel, aranyat lel

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ki (who) + korán (early) + kel (to rise) + arany (gold) +‎ -at (accusative suffix) + lel (find), literally: "who gets up early, finds gold" (actual meaning: one who works diligently and acts without delay, will go a long way).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈki ˈkoraːŋkɛl ˈɒrɒɲɒtlɛl]
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Proverb[edit]

ki korán kel, aranyat lel

  1. the early bird gets the worm