The superlative (
is formed by simply adding leg- to the start of the comparative
definition). It's as easy as that.
See the comparative page for
important notes about usage.
Some simple examples:
- a legmagasabb vagyok. I am the
- te a leglassúbb vagy. You are the
- Ági a legszebb. Ági is the most
- a három kutya
közül a legfiatalabb a legbutább. Of
the three dogs, the youngest is the stupidest.
To take a superlative to the extreme, such as 'the very best', use the following affix instead of leg-. Use: leges-
the very best
Here is a phrase that appears to be a superlative, but in English is not:
legalább at least