हे

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit हे (he)

InterjectionEdit

हे (he)

  1. vocative particle
  2. hey!
  3. O!
Usage notesEdit

Though used in all contexts in Sanskrit, हे (he) is more common in informal speech in Hindi even though it can be used in all contexts and is seen in literature as well. In common speech it is often pronounced without the initial aspirate as ए (e).


SanskritEdit

InterjectionEdit

हे (he)

  1. oh!
  2. O!
  3. hey!

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 4 March 2014, at 17:52