olt

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Hungarian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From a variant of the same Proto-Finno-Ugric stem as alszik ‎(to sleep) +‎ -t ‎(causative suffix). [1]

Verb[edit]

olt

  1. (of fire) to extinguish, to put out
  2. (of light) to switch off
  3. (of thirst) to quench
  4. (of milk) to curdle
  5. to slake (lime, compound of calcium)
  6. (slang) to criticize, to flame (for fun, maybe only on the speaker's side, maybe both)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Of debated origin: [1]

  1. From Proto-Ugric *alɜ- ‎(to add/fasten to something, fit) [2]
  2. Native development from the archaic avik ‎(to intrude).

Verb[edit]

olt

  1. (transitive, medicine) to inoculate, to vaccinate (by injection)
  2. to graft

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6
  2. ^ Entry #1721 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Middle Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • old (less common spelling marking the morphology)

Etymology[edit]

See old.

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Adjective[edit]

ōlt

  1. Alternative form of old (old).