UrduEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Persian که(ke), from Middle Persian [script needed] (AYK /kū/).

ConjunctionEdit

کہ (kih) (Hindi spelling कि)

  1. that
    مجھے پتہ نہیں تھا کہ تم سندھی بول سکتے ہو۔‎‎
    mujhe patah nahī̃ thā ke tum sindhī bol sakte ho.
    I didn't know that you speak Sindhi۔

Etymology 2Edit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀓𑀺𑀁 (kiṃ), 𑀓𑀺 (ki), from Sanskrit किम् (kim, what, which), probably influenced by the nominative form कः (kaḥ). Doublet of کیا(kyā).

ParticleEdit

کہ (ke, ki) (Hindi spelling कि‎)

  1. or
    Synonym: یا()
Usage notesEdit

Usually used as کہ … کہ …(ke … ke …, … or …).