mehe

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Basque *bene.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Southern) /me/, [me̞]
  • IPA(key): (Northern) /mehe/, [me̞.ɦe̞]

Adjective[edit]

mehe (comparative meheago, superlative meheen, excessive meheegi)

  1. skinny
  2. thin

Declension[edit]

Declension of mehe (adjective, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive mehe mehea meheak
ergative mehek meheak meheek
dative meheri meheari meheei
genitive meheren mehearen meheen
comitative meherekin mehearekin meheekin
causative meherengatik mehearengatik meheengatik
benefactive meherentzat mehearentzat meheentzat
instrumental mehez meheaz meheez
inessive anim. meherengan mehearengan meheengan
inanim. mehetan mehean meheetan
locative anim.
inanim. mehetako meheko meheetako
allative anim. meherengana mehearengana meheengana
inanim. mehetara mehera meheetara
terminative anim. meherenganaino mehearenganaino meheenganaino
inanim. mehetaraino meheraino meheetaraino
directive anim. meherenganantz mehearenganantz meheenganantz
inanim. mehetarantz meherantz meheetarantz
destinative anim. meherenganako mehearenganako meheenganako
inanim. mehetarako meherako meheetarako
ablative anim. meherengandik mehearengandik meheengandik
inanim. mehetatik mehetik meheetatik
partitive meherik
prolative mehetzat

References[edit]

  1. ^ mehe” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk

Further reading[edit]

  • mehe in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • mehe” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mehe

  1. genitive singular of mees