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Meaning of "Nagy" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD NAGY

Hungarian.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF NAGY

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NAGY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Nagy is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES NAGY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Nagy

Nagy is the most popular Hungarian surname, meaning "great". It is pronounced, roughly like nawdge in American English, and rhyming with "lodge" in British English. Notable people with the surname include: ▪ Andrea Nagy (born 1971), Hungarian basketball player ▪ Andrej Prean Nagy (born 1923), Hungarian footballer ▪ Anikó Nagy (born 1970), Hungarian handball player ▪ Antal Nagy ▪ Balazs Nagy, birth name of Michel Varga ▪ Béla Szőkefalvi-Nagy (1913–1998), Hungarian mathematician ▪ Charles Nagy (born 1967), American Major League Baseball pitcher for Cleveland Indians ▪ Christine Nagy, actress and American radio personality ▪ Dániel Nagy (born 1984), Hungarian footballer ▪ Dávid Nagy (born 1981), Hungarian guitarist ▪ Dennis M. Nagy, former director of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency ▪ Ferenc Nagy (1903–1979), Hungarian politician ▪ Ferenc Nagy (boxer) (1916–1977), Hungarian boxer ▪ Feró Nagy (born 1946), Hungarian rock singer...

Definition of Nagy in the English dictionary

The definition of Nagy in the dictionary is Imre. 1896–1958, Hungarian statesman; prime minister. He was removed from office and later executed when Soviet forces suppressed the revolution of 1956; reburied with honours in 1989.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NAGY

Naga
Nagaland
nagana
Nagano
nagapie
Nagari
Nagarjuna
Nagasaki
nagged
nagger
nagging
naggingly
naggy
nagmaal
nagor
Nagorno-Karabakh
Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Region
Nagoya
Nagpur
Nagyszeben

WORDS THAT END LIKE NAGY

aerophagy
anthropophagy
autophagy
bacteriophagy
cabbagy
cagy
coprophagy
creophagy
endophagy
entomophagy
geophagy
ichthyophagy
Moholy-Nagy
mycophagy
omophagy
pantophagy
polyphagy
sagy
stagy
theophagy

Synonyms and antonyms of Nagy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Nagy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NAGY

Find out the translation of Nagy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Nagy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Nagy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

纳吉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Nagy
570 millions of speakers

English

Nagy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नागी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ناجي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Надь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Nagy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বড়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Nagy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nagy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nagy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ナジ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

나기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nagy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Nagy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நாகி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Nagy
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Nagy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Nagy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Nagy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Надь
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Nagy
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Nagy
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Nagy
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Nagy
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Nagy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Nagy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NAGY»

The term «Nagy» is very widely used and occupies the 12.312 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NAGY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Nagy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NAGY»

Discover the use of Nagy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Nagy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Poetry as Performance: Homer and Beyond
This book is a comparative study of oral poetics in literate cultures, focusing on the problems of textual fluidity in the transmission of Homeric poetry over half a millennium, from the Archaic through the Hellenistic periods of ancient ...
Gregory Nagy, 1996
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László Moholy-Nagy: Biographical Writings
DIVMarking the centenary of the birth of Laszlo Moholy-Nagy (1895–1946), this book offers a new approach to the Bauhaus artist and theorist’s multifaceted life and work—an approach that redefines the very idea of biographical writing.
Louis Kaplan, 1995
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Harmonic Analysis of Operators on Hilbert Space
IX has 1· its origins in Sec. VII.5, while the theory presented in Chap. X completes the study started in Secs. III.4 and IX.4 of the English edition. The material in the English edition has been reorganizedto some extent.
Béla Sz Nagy, 2010
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Homeric Questions
This evidence suggests that the written texts emerged from an evolutionary process in which composition, performance, and diffusion interacted to create the epics we know as the Iliad and the Odyssey.
Gregory Nagy, 2009
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Ionospheres: Physics, Plasma Physics, and Chemistry
This combination of text and reference book describes the physical, plasma and chemical processes controlling the behaviour of ionospheres, upper atmospheres and exospheres.
Robert Schunk, Andrew Nagy, 2009
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Greek Mythology and Poetics
In extensive revisions of 13 of his major essays, Nagy (Harvard U.) provides a far-reaching assessment of the relationship between myth and ritual in ancient Greek society.
Gregory Nagy, 1992
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László Moholy-Nagy: Photographs from the J. Paul Getty Museum
The J. Paul Getty Museum owns eighty-two photographs by Moholy-Nagy, almost fifty of which are presented in this volume, the second in the Museum's In Focus series on photographers.
László Moholy-Nagy, J. Paul Getty Museum, 1995
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The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours
In 24 installments, based on the Harvard course Gregory Nagy has taught and refined since the 1970s, The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours explores civilization’s roots in Classical literature, a lineage that continues to challenge and ...
Gregory Nagy, 2013
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The Practice of Qualitative Research
This book provides undergraduate and beginning graduate students with a "hands on" introduction to qualitative research methods through the use of in-depth examples and out-of-class exercises.
Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber, Patricia Leavy, 2010
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Homer's Text and Language
In Homeric studies, an ongoing debate centers on different ways to establish the texts of Homer and the different ways to appreciate the poetry created in the language of Homer.
Gregory Nagy, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NAGY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Nagy is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mrinalini Mukherjee (1949–2015)
Peter Nagy is the founder of the Nature Morte gallery in New Delhi and curated the exhibition “Transfigurations: The Sculpture of Mrinalini ... «Artforum, Jul 15»
2
Madison County Fair in Highland
Steve Nagy News-Democrat. Kasey Clanton, 6, of Mulberry Grove cleans out some of the straw around some of his Holstein dairy cows he was showing ... «Belleville News-Democrat, Jul 15»
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Help coming for ophthalmologist patients
The wait times have recently been compounded by a leave of absence due to personal reasons from Dr. Nagy earlier this year and it's ... «Prince Rupert Northern View, Jul 15»
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Heated arrest in Denton caught on video, posted on Twitter
Heated arrest in Denton caught on video, posted on Twitter. Marcus Coleman, 26. | Denton Police Department. By Monica S. Nagy. «Fort Worth Star Telegram, Jul 15»
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Land deal lawsuit amended
County commissioners named in the suit are Luke P. Strong, James Winfred Giddens, Marc Demott, Donna Herndon, Pual Nagy, Johnny ... «Moultrie Observer, Jul 15»
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Fort Worth man drowns in backyard pool
The homicide unit is investigating per routine procedure, said Sgt. Steve Enright, a Fort Worth police spokesman. —Monica S. Nagy ... «Fort Worth Star Telegram, Jul 15»
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Hungary, Factors to watch, July 23
Lawmakers of a Hungarian parliamentary committee approved on Wednesday the nomination of central banker Marton Nagy as a new Deputy ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Tradition continues in all-star football game
... 1996--Tim Garner, Patrick Guthrie, Scott Whiteford; 1997--Dan Ljepava; 1998--Kyle Padia, Kiijuan Fuselier, Sean Nagy; 1999--Ben Trap, ... «Milpitas Post, Jul 15»
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Wéber: nagy kihívás a pilótáknak a Hungaroring
Hozzátette, hogy a pilótáknak nagy kihívást jelent a Magyar Nagydíj. ... mi mégsem fizetünk annyira sok pénzt érte, mint a nagy átlag, vagy mint ... «InfoRádió.hu, Jul 15»
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Hungary lawmakers endorse cbank's Nagy as vice governor
Nagy will become the ninth member of the rate-setting Monetary Council, casting his first vote in August. (Reporting by Gergely Szakacs and ... «Reuters, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Nagy [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/nagy>. Oct 2019 ».
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