Magyar

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Magyar relating to or characteristic of Hungary "Hungarian folk music"
    • n Magyar the official language of Hungary (also spoken in Rumania); belongs to the Ugric family of languages
    • n Magyar a native or inhabitant of Hungary
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Magyar (Ethnol) One of the dominant people of Hungary, allied to the Finns; a Hungarian.
    • Magyar The language of the Magyars.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Magyar A member of a race, of the Finno-Ugrian stock, which invaded Hungary about the end of the ninth century, and settled there, where it still forms the predominant element of the population.
    • n Magyar The native tongue of Hungary. It belongs to the Ugrian branch of the Ural-Altaic or Scythian tongues.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Magyar ma-jär′ or mag′yär one of the prevailing race in Hungary: the native speech of Hungary.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

I can only talk Magyar and Romanes.
"The Gypsies" by Charles G. Leland
Stately is the Danube, rolling in its might through lands romantic with the wild exploits of Turk, Polak, and Magyar!
"Lavengro The Scholar, the Gypsy, the Priest" by George Borrow
At any moment some Terrible Magyar may wrest the bantam championship from us.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, July 15, 1914" by Various
These include "L'Amazone," "Pirouette," "Un Pas Seul," "La Coryphee," "The Odalisque," and "The Magyar.
"Contemporary American Composers" by Rupert Hughes
But to Elsa it seemed as if the Magyar tongue had never before sounded so exquisite!
"A Bride of the Plains" by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
Why, if those Magyars down there discovered he was Ames's son, they'd eat him alive!
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
It is true that I might have gone on farther with the gallant Magyar army, where gipsy-music is always heartily welcomed.
"Eyes Like the Sea" by Mór Jókai
Active demands in Hungary for electoral and other changes favoring national interests of the Magyars.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5" by Various
You cannot make me believe that you do not know the Magyar poets.
"Hungarian Sketches in Peace and War" by Mór Jókai
Bulgaria was surrounded by its enemies: the Ottoman Turks, the Magyars, and the Normans.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
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In poetry:

And Sigismund, the Polish king,
Who joined the Magyar bands,
Bestowed upon the valiant knight
A broad estate of lands.
"Betzko" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
Land of the Magyars! though it be
The tyrant may relink his chain,
Already thine the victory,
As the just Future measures gain.
"Kossuth" by James Russell Lowell
Now throughout all the Magyar land
There's none other half so high,
So massive built, so strong and grand;--
It reaches the very sky.
"Betzko" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
And latest they saw in the summer glare
The Magyar nobles in pomp arrayed,
To shout as they saw, with his unfleshed blade,
A Hapsburg beating the harmless air.
"The Curse Of Hungary" by John Hay
Thy generous heart richt sair maun be
Aye to deny puir Poland's plea—
Nae help the brave Magyars to gi'e—
Nor gallant Denmark, stout but wee;
They a' need Garibaldi.
"Auld Scotland's Welcome To Garibaldi" by Janet Hamilton

In news:

Keeping it Cordial By Kelly A Magyarics.
They are thought to be of Asian origin possibly descended from the Owtcharkas, having been developed from dogs brought to Hungary by the Magyars in the 10th Century.
Magyar Telekom Slides Most in 3 Months on Tax: Budapest Mover.
Magyar Telekom Rises Most in 4 Months on Profit: Budapest Mover.
Magyar Telekom Set for Six-Week High on EU Query: Budapest Mover.
The slit-scan camera Adam Magyar built for his "Urban Flow" series.
Kristi Lynn Cool and Justin Michael Magyar were united in marriage at 4:30 pm Saturday, June 4, at Heatherwoode Golf Course, Springboro, Ohio, with the Rev.
FOR THE past two years, the annual and quarterly reports of Magyar Telekom have contained a terse account of the company's investigation into discrepancies in its accounting between 2000 and 2005.
The slit -scan camera Adam Magyar built for his "Urban Flow" series.
Magyar Telekom Slides Most in 3 Months on Tax: Budapest Mover.
Mark J Magyar appears in the following.
Raymond Magyar, Transportation Planner, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hil.
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In science:

Grabiner, D. J., and Magyar, P, “Random walks in Weyl chambers and the decomposition of tensor powers,” J.
Random Walk in an Alcove of an Affine Weyl Group, and Non-Colliding Random Walks on an Interval
Grabiner and Peter Magyar : Random walks in Weyl chambers and the decomposition of tensor powers. J.
Virasoro action on Schur function expansions, skew Young tableaux and random walks
Magyar, Peter, Littelmann paths for the basic representation of an affine Lie algebra, preprint, 2003.
Constructing Graded Lie Algebras
On the evolution of random graphs Magyar Tud.
Counting Connected Graphs Asymptotically
Erd˝os & A. R´enyi, On the evolution of random graphs, Magyar Tud.
The phase transition in inhomogeneous random graphs
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