See also: ह्म, हम, and हिम

Hindi edit

Etymology 1 edit

From हाँ (hā̃, yes) +‎ -ई (). Possibly influenced by 'etymology 2'.

Pronunciation edit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɦɑː.miː/, [ɦäː.miː]

Noun edit

हामी (hāmīf (Urdu spellingہامی⁩)

  1. agreement, assent, yes
    Synonym: अनुमति (anumti)
    हामी भरनाhāmī bharnāto assent
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Etymology 2 edit

Borrowed from Classical Persianحامی(hāmī), from Arabicحامٍ(ḥāmin).

Noun edit

हामी (hāmīm (Urdu spellingحامی⁩)

  1. supporter, one who agrees
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References edit

Nepali edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Khasa Prakrit [Term?]. Compare Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀅𑀫𑁆𑀳𑁂 (amhe). Cognate with Hindi हम (ham), Varendra Bengali হামি (hami).

Pronunciation edit

Pronoun edit

हामी (hāmī)

  1. we (inclusive and exclusive)

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