I Am Hungarian

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    My Great Grandmother, My Grandmother, Mother Were Hungarian

    In my family we were dicouraged to learn the Hungarian language, as we were told that that we were American abd that there was no reason to learn Hungarian. I would have like to learn the language as it would be a great help to me, as I would like to be a translator. I am on a...
    kimberlyann12345 kimberlyann12345
    56-60
    Mar 18, 2013

    I-I think I'm too British to go there too often.

    . when I got home I started crying because it was raining and it was so beautiful and chilly and I didn't sleep I just drank Pukka liquorice tea and read Harry Potter. Everybody is so outoging and hospitable and they don't like me very much because I'm a bit of misanthrope...
    themagpieandtheviolinist themagpieandtheviolinist
    13-15, T
    2 Responses Nov 1, 2015

    I dont know much, but i just found out

    that my grandparents were first generation over here. they left just before hitler started his crap. now im all interested in the food and culture and all that
    imzadi81 imzadi81
    31-35, F
    Jul 9, 2015

    I Know Nothing About Hungarians Even Though I Am One

    My grandma was Hungarian. Her mom came here through Ellis island in 1913. My moms half Hungarian and then there's me. I know nothing of the culture except goulash and they invented the Rubik's cube I think lol...if anybody could tell me history, the language or any knowledge...
    lovemarilyn lovemarilyn
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2012

    Hungarian Cooking

      Mouth-watering spicy dishes, rich stews, sauces, hearty soups, and mesmerizing desserts.  That is Hungarian cuisine in short.  There are not many other ethnic gastronomies that are so varied, creative, captivating, and savoury as Hungarian cooking.  I...
    Cookbook Cookbook
    61-65, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2010

    Proud!

    My grandmother is Hungarian and my grandfather was Romanian. They had my father and aunt in Budapest and immigrated to Canada in the Revolution of 1956, after which they had my other aunt. I grew up next door to my grandparents and I always helped my Anyu in the kitchen cooking...
    karolynnmary karolynnmary
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2012

    My grandfather is 100% Hungarian,

    my Mother is 50%, and I am 25%. My Great-Great-Great Grandparents came over from Hungary to Ellis Island, New York, and changed their names from Korytnai to Korotney.I am proud of my heritage and hope to find other's who feel similarly :)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 16, 2014

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?

    v=gt3cJiC72Xk For everyone with a Hungarian heart. A great film about Lajos Kassai the world champion in horseback archery.
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    Feb 17
    sydneyrosza sydneyrosza
    22-25, F
    Jul 23, 2015

    For Everyone Who Feels The Way I Do :)

    My beautiful country. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBrQlW4eRUw
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2012

    My grandpa was born in Hungary.

    I don't know when he moved to Canada, though. I know I have lots of relatives in Hungary, mainly Budapest.
    chuunibyoux chuunibyoux
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 15, 2015

    Never go out in public naked.

    It leaves a byrn on your heart and some pain in your liver. Dont eat the gum off the sidewalks . And dont touch the pillows lie on the chests of led lipped ladies. Never do such things. And u will be a raindeer for santa next christmas #selfrespect #notacracker
    chickenig4 chickenig4
    18-21, F
    Mar 10, 2014

    I am sorry, I thought you were just hungry.

    I would like a big, juicy cheeseburger in paradise.
    longisimusdorsi longisimusdorsi
    61-65, M
    3 Responses Nov 3, 2014

    Moving Over

    hey my dad came over with his parents when he was 9 years old but he still speaks hungarian and then my moved out here when she got married. i visit every year and love the culture over there.
    lizliz lizliz
    18-21, F
    Nov 14, 2007

    Some Good Music For Weekend :)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-CinPyf08a4&feature=related
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 30, 2012

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?

    v=6jRhhWyO1w4 An amazing Hungarian movie
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    Nov 18, 2015

    The Beat Of My Heart

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SNakJ5JXp4&feature=related
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    Sep 7, 2012

    Lucky Me! :)

    I am Hungarian and I live in the UK for 5 years. I worked extremely hard from the moment I arrived to London. Effort makes success, I mastered the language, got some extra qualifications and became a department manager at a corporation. Like all Hungarian I am passionate, proud...
    farawayfromhellandheaven farawayfromhellandheaven
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 12, 2011

    I Am Hungarian : D

    My fathers side is Hungarian all of them being born in Hungary exept my father who was born in the U.S. My grandparents left with my dads two brothers during when the russians were trying to bring communism into hungary. Sadly my dad does not have time or the pactients to...
    kishazi kishazi
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Jan 13, 2010

    Identity

    It is my cultural connection. I am 100% full blooded Hungarian yet being born in Canada I know very little about my heritage. I have often wished that my parents would have raised me in the language. I don't think they realized back then that english is simple to learn in...
    bassplayer bassplayer
    46-50, M
    11 Responses Oct 2, 2009

    A Little Bit Of Help Please

    Hey there, I was wondering if some people on here could steer me in the right direction with being Hungarian.. I am over half Hungarian and really proud of it but havent been brought up with much knowledge about it! And I think thats a waste.. So would love to get to know this...
    EbonyAndIvoryy EbonyAndIvoryy
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Mar 19, 2013

    Half Magyar

    i have one english parent and one hungarian parent, and with a surname like mine it wont be hard to guess which one! i speak little bits and understand a lot and go every year and know a suprising amount about the country, culture, history and so on thanx to my mum! i have this...
    peterstephenson0 peterstephenson0
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 9, 2009

    Hungary

    my mother's whole family is Hungarian: Her father and his siblings immigrated here when they each turned 18; most of the family still speaks Hungarian at gatherings I've always wanted to know more about the culture, so i spent a semester abroad there - I loved it. Someday I want...
    GypsySweetheart GypsySweetheart
    22-25, F
    Jul 24, 2007

    Scarlett100 How Dare You

    I extended my friendship to you because of our similar ethnic and religious backgrounds three whole months ago. I never received a reply from you. Here it is three months later, the last days of March, 2012, and you contact me offering your friendship under very limited...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong
    56-60, F
    1 Response Mar 27, 2012

    Learning Hungarian

    I am not sure that I qualify as a Hungarian. Its more by heritage. My father was a Hungarian and my mother Scottish. How's that for a mixture? My mother gets a bit annoyed at my rather flambuoyant tastes (I am a bit of a magpie) but I got around that by asking her once what she...
    WyldHoney WyldHoney
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Apr 4, 2008

    http://abtds.me/?target=-2AAIxAwL5BQAAAAAAAAAAAA(Consumer Health és Rachael) - Nutra Forskolin a legújabb áttörés a "a kilók elleni csatába". Több millió ember dicséri ezt az úgynevezett "csoda tablett...
    sany72 sany72
    41-45, M
    Feb 12

    Not a good country anymore

    and not proud to be Hungarian. Kinda ashamed.
    LostAtTheTop LostAtTheTop
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Feb 1, 2014

    Some Of My Further Family Is Hungarian

    my sister in law is hungarian. and a lot of my cousins are married to hungarian gypsies ;) They are so sweet !
    Sparkle1992 Sparkle1992
    18-21, F
    Apr 10, 2012

    I Am Very Proud To Be From Hungarian Decent

    My father and grandfather came from hungary during the second world war. The rest of the family followed. They had a bronz making business in Hungary and when the Germans moved in and made the foundary an ammunition factory they were forced to move to the USA, which I am very...
    dottiemail dottiemail
    66-70, F
    Jun 1, 2011

    https://youtu.be/jwdG0B95Pq8 Home is

    where the soul is. My beautiful country <3
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    Oct 18, 2015

    I Am Hungarian

    I am a seventeen years o Hungarian girl, now I'm living in Canada for a year to practice English, a bit of French and concentrate on my art studies. Until I came here I thought that Hungary is not a very nice country, I live in the capital and it's kind of dirty and dangerous...
    Caramellapples Caramellapples
    16-17
    Dec 31, 2012

    Emil.rulez!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6g26StE8N60 Just fur fun :)))))
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 20, 2012

    I am Hungarian too. My parents escaped in 1956.

    My dad was a freedom fighter imprisoned for 2 years.
    70schick 70schick
    46-50
    Apr 24, 2015

    Australian Born Hungarian

    Both my Mum and Dad are from Hungarian backgrounds. Being born in a town on the border of Hungary and Serbia they are Serbian, but their mother tongue is Hungarian. I plan to one day take my wife and kids back there to see where my family come from. Till then I want to learn the...
    Erno Erno
    31-35, M
    Jun 25, 2009

    Some Nice Sounds For Today

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFMshtMaIno
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    Dec 30, 2012

    I am not Hungarian. I was born in America,

    right down the road. Its disturbing to think about but this is how far I have gone. My father was born in Niederkirchen, a part of Hungary at the time. Beautiful village. His real father jumped off a balcony, apparently sleep walking, in his hotel with my grandmother. If you ask...
    lickrainbow lickrainbow
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2015

    Are you Hungarian? What's your story,

    how did your family get to where you are now? My father fled Hungary in 1957 during the Hungarian revolution. He picked Australia as it seemed the furthest away from Hungary and came here by boat. I know he missed Hungary and his family but never went back, I'm not sure why...
    Cupcakes95 Cupcakes95
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Oct 18, 2014

    im in Hungary, im a hungarian.

    i love my country but i hate the government. we are soooo different that's why they say hungarian women are beautiful
    spiritophile spiritophile
    22-25
    5 Responses Jun 3, 2015

    I'Am Hungarian

    My dad is Hungarian, and my grandfather is too. His father was aswell, but i never met him. I do not know the launguage, or too much really. I just know alot of people say I look hungarian. So i guess i have alot of the feaatures. Would love to learn about and experience the...
    kosmosgoddess kosmosgoddess
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 16, 2013

    Please Change This Photo!!

    Because we are not like that anymore :-(
    Kardhalas Kardhalas
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2012

    Loving A Hungarian

    I'm actually not a Hungarian but an Asian.8 months ago, I met the most amazing, perfect, out-of-this-world, Hungarian girl and I fell madly in love with her.She was the love of my life, truly.Sadly, she had to go back to Budapest and we're really far away from each other right...
    ryankim ryankim
    18-21
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2011
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