kopog

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the same sound-imitative root as koppant (to rap, to strike a quick, light blow), kopácsol (to hammer), koppan (to thud) +‎ -og (frequentative suffix). [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkopoɡ]
  • Hyphenation: ko‧pog

Verb[edit]

kopog

  1. to knock on or at something (-n/-on/-en/-ön)
    Valaki kopog az ajtón! - Somebody is knocking at the door!
    Kopog a szemem az éhségtől! - I am starving!
  2. (of woodpecker) to tap, knock, hammer
    A harkály kopog a fán. - The woodpecker is knocking on the tree.
  3. (of rain) to patter, rattle (-n/-on/-en/-ön)
    Az eső kopog a háztetőn. - The rain is pattering on the roof.

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