magány

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from magányos. Created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th–19th centuries. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɒɡaːɲ/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧gány

Noun[edit]

magány (plural magányok)

  1. solitude

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6