कोई

See also: कई

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit, from Sanskrit कश्चिद् (káścid). Likely also influenced by Sanskrit कोऽपि (kó’pi). Cognate to Awadhi कोई (koī), Braj कोऊ (koū), Punjabi ਕੋਈ (koī), Gujarati કોઈ (koī), Marathi कुणी (kuṇī), Bengali কেউ (keu), Bhojpuri केऊ (keū), Assamese কেও (keü).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /koː.iː/

AdjectiveEdit

कोई (koī) (indeclinable, Urdu spelling کوئی‎)

  1. some
  2. certain

PronounEdit

कोई (koīm or f (Urdu spelling کوئی‎)

  1. any
  2. anybody
    क्या यहाँ कोई है?kyā yahā̃ koī hai?Is anyone here?
  3. someone, something

DeclensionEdit

See Hindi Indefinite Pronouns

ReferencesEdit


NepaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

कोई (koī)

  1. Pronunciation spelling of कोही (kohī).