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fa = wood

fafaragó = wood carver, wood hewer

fakeresk = timber merchant

faklayavivö = torch carrier

falu = village

fametszö = wood engraver

famunkás = worker in the woods

faragó = stone cutter, carver

faszikul = group, folder

fa = wood

favagó = wood cuter [as in felling of trees] or lumber-jack

fazekas = potter

fazekas = stove fitter, potter

február = February

fehér = white

fej = head

fekély = boils

fekete = black

fél = half

Fel. [abbreviation for Felsö on maps] = upper

felcastra = half of a 'cataster hold' of land (approximately 0,7 acres)

felés = half cropper

feleség = wife

felesege = wife of

feleséges ember = married man

felett = over, above

felmenö ágon = ancestry, in the ascending line

felsö = upper

felszolgáló szobalány = parlor maid

féltestvér = half-sibling

felügyelö = inspector, supervisor

Felvidék = upper Hungary

femipari munkás = worker in metal, worker in a metal factory

fentebbi = ditto; the same [person] as above [or before]

fényezö = gilder, lacquerer, polisher 

fénykép = photograph

fényképész = photographer

férfi = male, man

férj = husband

férje = husband of

férjes = married woman

férjezett = married woman

férjhezmeni = to marry, take a husband

férjhezmenni = marriage

fertözö betegség = contagion

festö = painter, artist

fésü = comb

fésüs = comb maker / seller, somebody who 'combed' the cotton or wool into thread

fia = son, son of

fiacskája = little son of

fiatal = young

fiatal lány = maid, young girl [unmarried]

fiú = boy, son

fiútestvér = brother

fiúunoka = grandson

fivér = brother

= head, chef, principal, prim, main person, etc.

fodrász = barber

fodrásznö = hairdresser

fogalmazó = worker in an office

foglalkozás [foglalkozása] = occupation

foglalkozási viszonya = occupation

fogorvos = dentist, stomatologist

fogtechnikus = dental technician

föhadnagy = lieutenant

föjegyzö = village clerk, town clerk

föld = earth, land, soil

földbérlö = land leaser, tenant farmer

földbirtokos, földbirtos = land holder, land owner, freeholder who farmed

földesúr = landlord

földm. = abbreviation for földmivelö = farmer, land worker, farm worker, peasant, administrator of an estate

földmivelö, földmövelö, földmöves = farmer, land worker, farm worker, peasant, administrator of an estate

földmunkás = fieldhand, digger

földmüvelés, foldmivelas = agriculture, cultivation, tillage [farming]

földmuvello = farm worker

földmüves = [Latin agricola] = agriculture, cultivation, tillage [farming]; agricultural worker, farmer

fólnagy = a kind of judge

folyammérnök = hydrological engineer

folyó = current, river

folyo ho = current month

folyo szam = current number

folyóirat = periodical, magazine

folyószám = entry number or running number, item number

fömérnök = chef engineer

fönök = chef

föorvos = principal doctor

forditas = translation

Forint = Hungarian monetary unit

fürdö = bath

fürdömester = bath master

füresz = saw

füszeres = grocer

futó = courier

fuvarozó = carter, waggoner

füzes = grove

 

 

DISEASES

fehérverüség = leukemia

fekete halál [pestis] = "black death"

fogzási rángógörcs = convulsions due tooth appearance; similar with the Latin ecclampsia: initially, a form of toxemia (toxins, or poisons, in the blood) accompanying pregnancy, characterized by protein in the urine, by high blood pressure, albuminuria and oedema. In the late stages, convulsions occur. The term was used also for any form of convulsion. In this case the convulsions are linked with tooth appearance.

foroklob = forok+lob = forró+lob = hot+inflamation

forróláz = high fever

forróság = fever

frász = in "Értelmazö Szótár" [Hungarian explanations of Hungarian words], the first definition given is: Népies: Görcsös rohamokkal járó betegség [in rural dialect: convulsive illness]

fülgyulladás = otitis

fulladás = asphyxiate

fültömirigy-gyulladás = mumps

fültömirigyulladás = parotitis