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Typical Hungarian woman




It might be not that easy to write about typical Hungarian woman, because when we say “typical” we automatically generalize. Although, due to the fact every person is unique, we have to get it right in order not to offend anyone. General opinion and general facts are just some facts and stereotypes and it is not the best idea to follow them.

To find out what real Hungarian women are rather than reading general features, you better to communicate with some of them. It is better when you speak with 4, 5, or up to 10 Hungarian women. It is better you to communicate with Hungarian women of different age. Only then you are likely to find some subjective verity including your typical subjective image.

This topic has to be divided into subdivisions as means of her character, way of behavior, appearance and many other features.

According to folklore and historic research, women of this country are very hospitable and also great loving wives. You may see this when visiting parents or relatives of your Hungarian girlfriend or friend. If you don’t have one yet, your way out is to find one or (and) to read this article till the end 🙂

Being good wife means to be good in cooking?

When you try real Hungarian cuisine you are going to have real gastronomic blast. Hungarian woman knows how to prepare prefect traditional and various dishes and if you are guest you will be treated with double attention. Some special meals might be cooked for you as a guest.

Hungarian women are caring mothers

Traditionally, it was made in such a way that woman had to care for the house, taking care of children, preparing food and doing other house chores and every day obligations, while husband had to work hard to earn money to feed the whole family. Nowadays it is different, as being globalized EU country, Hungarian traditional lifestyle has changed recently.

Hungarian women choose to be more independent, go to studies, build career and often go to study or work abroad. Many Hungarians go to the USA. Still, even being more emancipated and independent than their mothers, Hungarian women are good candidates for wives as they are known as great and caring.

Typical Hungarian woman is very pretty

You cannot say there is some type of appearance that could be recognized as ‘typical Hungarian’. Although, being in Hungary you will see many beautiful women of all types: tall, short, thin, slim, a little plump, blonds, dark-haired, red-haired… this list is endless. The concentration of pretty women near you is just enormous and if you don’t have ‘immunity’ to this (Hungarian men have, because they were born here and take it for granted) you are going to experience weird feelings 😉

Hungarian women have inherited natural beauty, but along with it they know how to express and emphasize it with proper cosmetics.

They also dress up very stylish and you would rarely see Hungarian women visiting supermarket dressed in pajama and slippers. They take great care for appearance even being at home. This is truth not only about Hungarian women, but about Eastern European women in general.

Hungarian women are intelligent and erudite. Many of them are going to study at Universities after school and in general the percentage of people in Hungary who graduated Higher Educational Establishments is very high. Hungarian women are not only book intelligent, but also what is called ‘street smart’.

Hungarian woman looks typically Eastern Europe-ish. Pretty face, slim figure, well dressed. If you have a dream to date nice woman, you no doubt imagined exactly Hungarian. When you think of typical Hungarian women appearance, there is no answer or even stereotype like in case with Bulgarian women, who are thought to have tanned skin and dark hair, or like in case with Scandinavian women, who are thought to be tall, blond haired and blue-eyed.

Among many pluses which Hungarian women have there are features you may consider minuses. Many Hungarian women want to make their life easier and prepare good basis for this, which is usually built on relationship with leader-man. This is very natural, as every woman has instinct to bare and protect her progeny. In this case “strong man” often means = wealthy man.

Hungarian women are pretty, but they often have complicated character and this concerns especially 20+ generation. They are picky and this is understandable. It is not going about 20+ Hungarian women only. New generation differs greatly from their mothers and is already completely different the way they act.

Typical Hungarian woman’s features are:

  • Prettiness;
  • Intelligence;
  • Readiness to be good mother and wife;
  • Readiness to be good wife (more about older generation);
  • Being great at cooking no matter on occupation;
  • Being nice, hospitable, open to the world;
  • Having ability to make man be working n’ living for her own purpose (more about new generation)

Remember, particular features of particular Hungarian woman depend on the family she was brought up in, on the place she grew up in and company she was hanging out with. Many depends of her own point of view on many topics. So, don’t judge all by general stereotypes.

Information given here is just average description which could inspire you for deeper exploration, but remember – every woman will always be unique and special with features intrinsic only to her.