тэр

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See also: тёр

Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Mongolian ᠲᠡᠷ᠎ᠡ᠋ (ter-e᠋, that), from Middle Mongolian ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere) and ᠲᠡᠷ᠎ᠡ᠋ (ter-e᠋, that), from Proto-Mongolic *tere (that). Cognate with Buryat тэрэ (tere, that), Kalmyk тер (ter, that; he, she, it), Dongxiang tere, etc.

Replaced original (i, compare Daur ing) for sense ‘he, she, it’ as the third-person singular pronoun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

тэр (ter) (Mongolian spelling ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere))

  1. that

Pronoun[edit]

тэр (ter) (Mongolian spelling ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere))

  1. that
  2. he, she, it

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • энэ (ene, this)
  • нь (, third-person possessive particle)