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The following table contains the military ranks of the Hungarian Army. Both Land Forces and Air Force ranks are all the same. Information taken from the Hungarian Ministry of Defence (HMoD).

Enlisted ranks[]

Insignia NATO code Hungarian rank name literal translation English rank name according to HMoD
Rank Army Hungary OR-01 OR-1 Honvéd (hv); Közkatona (kk.) Home(land)-Defend(er); Common-Soldier Private (PV1)
Rank Army Hungary OR-02 OR-2 Őrvezető (őrv) Guard-Leader, Patrol Leader Private (PV2)
Rank Army Hungary OR-04b OR-3 Tizedes (tiz) Squad (leader), Decurion Private First Class
Rank Army Hungary OR-04 OR-4 Szakaszvezető (szkv) Platoon-Leader Corporal
Rank Army Hungary OR-05 OR-5 Őrmester (őrm) Guard-Master Sergeant
Rank Army Hungary OR-06 OR-6 Törzsőrmester (tőrm) Staff Guard-Master Staff Sergeant
Rank Army Hungary OR-07 OR-7 Főtörzsőrmester (ftőrm) Chief Staff Guard-Master Sergeant First Class
Rank Army Hungary OR-08a OR-8 Zászlós (zls) Flagbearer, Ensign Warrant Officer
Rank Army Hungary OR-08b OR-8 Törzszászlós (tzls) Staff Flagbearer, Staff Ensign Senior Warrant Officer
Rank Army Hungary OR-09 OR-9 Főtörzszászlós (ftzls) Chief Staff Flagbearer, Chief Staff Ensign Chief Warrant Officer

Officers[]

Insignia NATO code Hungarian rank name literal translation English rank name according to HMoD
Rank Army Hungary OF-01a OF-1 Hadnagy (hdgy) Military-Major, Army-Major Second Lieutenant
Rank Army Hungary OF-01b OF-1 Főhadnagy (fhdgy) Chief Military-Major First Lieutenant
Rank Army Hungary OF-02 OF-2 Százados (szds) Squadron (leader), Centurion Captain
Rank Army Hungary OF-03 OF-3 Őrnagy (őrgy) Guard-Major Major
Rank Army Hungary OF-04 OF-4 Alezredes (alez) Junior Regiment (leader), Junior Regimentist Lieutenant Colonel
Rank Army Hungary OF-05 OF-5 Ezredes (ezds) Regiment (leader), Regimentist Colonel
Rank Army Hungary OF-06 OF-6 Dandártábornok (ddtbk) Brigade-General Brigadier General
Rank Army Hungary OF-07 OF-7 Vezérőrnagy (vörgy) Leader Guard-Major Major General
Rank Army Hungary OF-08 OF-8 Altábornagy (altbgy) Vice field marshal Lieutenant General
Rank Army Hungary OF-09 OF-9 Vezérezredes (vezds) Chief Regiment (leader), Chief Regimental Commander General, Colonel General

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