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) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere))

  1. that

PronounEdit

тэр (ter) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠲᠡᠷᠡ (tere))

  1. that
  2. he, she, it

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • энэ (ene, this)
  • нь (, third-person possessive particle)