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ني

ArabicEdit

SuffixEdit

ـني (-nī)

  1. me (bound object pronoun)

Egyptian ArabicEdit

SuffixEdit

ـنى (-ni)

  1. me (bound object pronoun)

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened form of اين, from Proto-Malayic *(i)ni(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)ni, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)ni.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

ني (ni)

  1. this (the (thing) here)
  2. this (known (thing) just mentioned)
  3. this (known (thing) about to be mentioned)
  4. this (known (thing) that the speaker does not think is known to the audience)

PronounEdit

ني (ni)

  1. this (The thing, item, etc. being indicated)