See also: тёр

MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Mongolian ᠲᠡᠷ᠎ᠡ᠋ (ter-e᠋, that), from Middle Mongolian ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere) and ᠲᠡᠷ᠎ᠡ᠋ (ter-e᠋, that), from Proto-Mongolic *tere (that). Cognate with Buryat тэрэ (tere, that), Kalmyk тер (ter, that; he, she, it), Dongxiang tere, etc.

Replaced original (i, compare Daur ing) for sense ‘he, she, it’ as the third-person singular pronoun.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

тэр (ter) (Mongolian spelling ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere))

  1. that

PronounEdit

тэр (ter) (Mongolian spelling ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere))

  1. that
  2. he, she, it

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit