ني

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See also: نیand نے

Arabic[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ـني or ـنِيَ (-nī or -niya) (enclitic form of أَنَا (ʾanā))

  1. me (bound object pronoun)
    أَعْطَيْتُمُونِيهَا‎ ― ʾaʿṭaytumūnīhāYou gave me it

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ني (-ni)

  1. me (bound object pronoun)

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of اين, from Proto-Malayic *(i)ni(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)ni, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)ni.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ني (ni)

  1. this (the (thing) here)
  2. this (known (thing) just mentioned)
  3. this (known (thing) about to be mentioned)
  4. this (known (thing) that the speaker does not think is known to the audience)

Pronoun[edit]

ني (ni)

  1. this (The thing, item, etc. being indicated)