OHWAD-Basic words





price, cost




Example sentences:

A szépségnek ára van.

Beauty has its price.

[The beauty-for price-its exists.]


Egy lakás ára már szinte megfizethetetlen Budapesten.

Flat prices are nearly impossible to pay in Budapest.

[A flat price-its already almost unpayable Budapest-in.]


Related terms:

áru – ware, goods, commodity, article, product

árul – to sell, but also: to betray (to “sell someone”)

árulkodik – to disclose something, to snith


Not to be confused with:

árt – to harm

áram – electricity

kár – Pity!, damage (n.)

vár – fortress, to wait

jár – to walk

tár – storage, to open widely

bár – “If only…”

cár – tsar

már – already

pár – pair, couple

sár – mud

zár – to lock, to close


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