نا

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See also: ناـ

Arabic[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ـنَا (-nā) (enclitic form of نَحْنُ(naḥnu))

  1. us, our (bound object pronoun)
    بنا‎ (bínā) — with us
    لنا‎ (lánā) — to us
    عنا‎ (ʕánnā) — according to us

Central Kurdish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

نا (na)

  1. no

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ـنا (-na)

  1. us, our (bound object pronoun)

Karakhanid[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *nē (what). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰤𐰀(ne, what), Turkish ne (what, whatever).

Pronoun[edit]

نا ()

  1. (interrogative) what
  2. whatever

Related terms[edit]


Mazanderani[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

نا ()

  1. no

North Levantine Arabic[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ـنا (-napl

  1. Enclitic form of نحنا(niḥna)
  2. we, us, our

See also[edit]

North Levantine Arabic enclitic pronouns
Singular Plural
after consonant after vowel
1st person after verb ـني(-ni) ـنا (-na)
else ـِي(-i) ـي(-y)
2nd person m ـَك(-ak) ـك(-k) ـكُن(-kun)
f ـِك(-ek) ـكِ(-ki)
3rd person m ـُه(-o) ـه(-h) ـهُن(-(h/w/y)un)
f ـها(-(h/w/y)a)

Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

نا ()

  1. non-
  2. dis-
  3. in-
  4. un-

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

Dari ناـ
Iranian Persian
Tajik но- (no-)

ناـ (nâ-)

  1. un-, non-, in-
    Synonym: غیرـ(ğeyr-e-)
    ناـ + ‎کامل(kâmel, complete, perfect) → ‎ناکامل(nâkâmel, incomplete, imperfect)
  2. -less
    Synonym: بی()
    ناـ + ‎امید(omêd, hope) → ‎ناامید(nâomêd, hopeless)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Azerbaijani: na-
  • Chagatai: ناـ
  • Hindustani:
  • Ottoman Turkish: ناـ(nâ-)

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ـنا (-napl

  1. Enclitic form of إحنا(ʾiḥna)
  2. we, us, our

See also[edit]

South Levantine Arabic enclitic pronouns
Singular Plural
after consonant after vowel
1st person after verb ـني(-ni) ـنا (-na)
else ـِي(-i) ـي(-y)
2nd person m ـَك(-ak) ـك(-k) ـكُم(-kom) / ـكو(-ku)
f ـِك(-ek) ـكي(-ki)
3rd person m ـُه(-o) ـه(-h) ـهُم(-hom)
f ـها(-ha)

Urdu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀡𑀸 (ṇā), from Sanskrit (na). Doublet of نہ().

Alternative forms[edit]

Particle[edit]

نا () (Hindi spelling ना)

  1. final emphatic particle
    آؤ نا!‎‎ ― āo !Do come! (literally, “come imperative emphasis marker!”)

Noun[edit]

نا (m or f (Hindi spelling ना)

  1. no
    ہاں یا نا میں جواب دو۔‎‎
    hā̃ yā mẽ javāb do.
    Answer in yes or no.
Declension[edit]
Declension of نا
singular plural
direct نا() نائیں(nāẽ)
oblique نا() ناؤں(nāõ)
vocative نا() ناؤ(nāo)
Declension of نا
singular plural
direct نا() نا()
oblique نا() ناؤں(nāõ)
vocative نا() ناؤ(nāo)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Persian ناـ(nâ-).

Prefix[edit]

ناـ (nā-) (Hindi spelling ना-)

  1. not, un-, non-, in-
    Synonyms: اَـ(a-), غیر(ġair)
Derived terms[edit]

Ushojo[edit]

Noun[edit]

نا ()

  1. a wooden drain