ने

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See also: , , नृ, नै, and

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Postposition[edit]

ने (ne) (Urdu spelling نے)

  1. The marker of the ergative case with perfective-aspect transitive verbs.
    लड़के ने किताब ख़रीदी
    laṛke ne kitāb xarīdī.
    The boy bought a book.
    लड़कों ने किताबें ख़रीदी
    laṛkõ ne kitābẽ xarīdī.
    The boys bought books.

Usage notes[edit]

Some Eastern Hindi dialects do not mark the ergative case at all.

Derived terms[edit]


Newari[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-ni-s ~ s-ni-s.

Numeral[edit]

ने (ne)

  1. two