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From German Oxygen, from French oxygène (originally in the form principe oxygène, a variant of principe oxigine ‘acidifying principle’, suggested by Lavoisier), from Ancient Greek ὀξύς (oxús, sharp) + γένος (génos, birth), referring to oxygen's role in the formation of acids.[1]


  • IPA(key): [ˈoksiɡeːn]
  • Hyphenation: oxi‧gén


oxigén (plural oxigének)

  1. oxygen (symbol: O)


Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative oxigén oxigének
accusative oxigént oxigéneket
dative oxigénnek oxigéneknek
instrumental oxigénnel oxigénekkel
causal-final oxigénért oxigénekért
translative oxigénné oxigénekké
terminative oxigénig oxigénekig
essive-formal oxigénként oxigénekként
inessive oxigénben oxigénekben
superessive oxigénen oxigéneken
adessive oxigénnél oxigéneknél
illative oxigénbe oxigénekbe
sublative oxigénre oxigénekre
allative oxigénhez oxigénekhez
elative oxigénből oxigénekből
delative oxigénről oxigénekről
ablative oxigéntől oxigénektől
Possessive forms of oxigén
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. oxigénem oxigéneim
2nd person sing. oxigéned oxigéneid
3rd person sing. oxigénje oxigénei
1st person plural oxigénünk oxigéneink
2nd person plural oxigénetek oxigéneitek
3rd person plural oxigénjük oxigéneik

Derived terms[edit]