olvas

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Hungarian[edit]

olvas

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Ugric *lŭkĭ-, from Proto-Uralic *luke- + -s (frequentative verb-forming suffix). For the -s suffix, compare keres (to search).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈolvɒʃ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ol‧vas
  • Rhymes: -ɒʃ

Verb[edit]

olvas

  1. (transitive) to read
    Perfective: elolvas

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

(With verbal prefixes):

Expressions

References[edit]

  1. ^ olvas in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

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