Definition of Hungarian

1. Noun. A native or inhabitant of Hungary.

Exact synonyms: Magyar
Group relationships: Hungary, Magyarorszag, Republic Of Hungary
Generic synonyms: European
Derivative terms: Magyar

2. Adjective. Relating to or characteristic of Hungary. "Hungarian folk music"
Exact synonyms: Magyar
Partainyms: Hungary
Derivative terms: Hungary, Magyar, Magyar

3. Noun. The official language of Hungary (also spoken in Rumania); belongs to the Ugric family of languages.
Exact synonyms: Magyar
Generic synonyms: Ugrian, Ugric
Derivative terms: Magyar

Definition of Hungarian

1. a. Of or pertaining to Hungary or to the people of Hungary.

Definition of Hungarian

1. Adjective. Of, from, or pertaining to present-day Hungary, the ethnic Hungarian people or the Hungarian language. ¹

2. Adjective. Of, from, or pertaining to the Kingdom of Hungary, during the days of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, regardless of ethnicity. ¹

3. Noun. A person from present-day Hungary or of ethnic Hungarian descent. ¹

4. Noun. A person from the former Kingdom of Hungary, during the Austro-Hungarian Empire, regardless of that person's ethnicity. ¹

5. Proper noun. The main language of Hungary. ¹

6. Proper noun. (uncountable computing informal) Hungarian notation. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hungarian

Humpty Dumpty
Humpty Dumptyism
Humulus americanus
Humulus japonicus
Humulus lupulus
Hunan province
Hundred Years' War
Hung's method
Hungarian (current term)
Hungarian Hound
Hungarian Hounds
Hungarian Kuvasz
Hungarian Kuvaszok
Hungarian Sign Language
Hungarian alphabet
Hungarian capital
Hungarian goulash
Hungarian lilac
Hungarian monetary unit
Hungarian notation
Hungarian partridge
Hungarian pointer

Literary usage of Hungarian

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"And for these words alone, spoken in delirium, he was condemned and executed. It was not until 1880 that the Hungarian immigration really set in. ..."

2. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Ernest Alfred Benians (1909)
"The Hungarian Ministry had, after a violent storm of popular indignation had broken down some recalcitrance at Vienna, more especially against the inclusion ..."

3. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"Feszler, Ignaz Aurelius (1756-1839), a Hungarian historian and novelist; author of notable historical novels, and of an important < History of Hungary > a 9 ..."

4. Energy policies of IEA countries by Iea, International Energy Agency (1999)
"Nor is there competition in supply: the six distributors/retailers enjoy exclusive supply licences. Only in exceptional cases will the Hungarian Energy ..."

5. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1906)
"Hungarian Place-names. me to direct attention to the numerous ... At the railway stations, and in the railway time-tables, only Hungarian names are used ..."

6. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1907)
"A hearing of the case having taken place on 1935, the Royal Hungarian Supreme Court rendered the follow judgment: The Royal Hungarian Supreme Court ..."

7. Our Slavic Fellow Citizens by Emily Greene Balch (1910)
"4 of the current year, by the Hungarian Minister of Religion and ... A CASE OF Hungarian POLITICAL PERSECUTION Some of the grounds on which three young ..."

8. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"It has been completely transformed into a national Hungarian seat of learning since 1867, and great efforts have been made to keep at home the Hungarian ..."

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