nevet

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See also: nevét

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈnɛvɛt]
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  • Hyphenation: ne‧vet
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Ugric *mᴕ̈kɜ- (to laugh)[1] + -t (instantaneous suffix).[2]

Verb[edit]

nevet

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to laugh (at something or someone -n/-on/-en/-ön)
    A kishúgom mindig nevet a vicceimen.My little sister always laughs at my jokes.
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Etymology 2[edit]

név (name) +‎ -et (accusative suffix)

Noun[edit]

nevet

  1. accusative singular of név
    Nevet változtatott.He changed his name.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #1813 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary. Internet Archive
  2. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • nevet in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.