Hideg van! 5 words for expressing cold weather in Hungarian
Rewise and vocabulary
As we have learned it recently this year is unusually cold in Budapest and in the whole country too.
That time you memorized basic vocabulary of cold weather.
You don't remember? Check it again here!
Name 3 things that we use in cold weather!
Learn 5 words for expressing cold weather in Hungarian!
Read the words in the table:
|hűs, hűvös||cool or chilly|
- hűvös means the same as hűs, it is only a longer and shorter pair form of the same idea. Poetical, sofisticated word choice are both.
- fagyos and jeges are adjectives which are equal if you use them to express weather. However, fagy is the word for freeze, or frost and jég is the result of freezing weather. This is simply the ice.
- Jégkrém comes right directly from jég, just like the English ice-cream.
Here are some examples:
|Basic:||Hideg van.||Hideg az idő.|
|It is cold.||The weather is cold.|
|Synonims:||Hűvös van.||Hűvös az idő.|
|It is chilly.||The weather is chilly.|
|Jéghideg van.||Jéghideg az idő.|
|It is ice-cold.||The weather is ice-cold.|
|Dermesztő hideg van.||Dermesztő hideg az idő.|
|It is freezingly cold.||The weather is freezingly cold.|
|Jeges az út.|
|The road is icey.|
|Hideg van ma.|
|It is cold today.|
Put on a coat!