onse

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch onze (our), but probably later reinterpreted as ons se, to which attests the pronoun form ons s’n (“ours”), as well as dialectal Afrikaans julle se (“your”) and hulle se (“their”)

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

onse

  1. (dialectal, otherwise archaic) Alternative form of ons: first-person plural possessive determiner.

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch unsa, from Proto-Germanic *unseraz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

onse

  1. our

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