তাই

AssameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Early Assamese তাই (tai), from Magadhi Prakrit 𑀢𑀸𑀏 (tāe, by her), from Sanskrit তযা (tayā, by her (instrumental case)). Cognate with Bengali তাই (tai), Sylheti ꠔꠣꠁ (tai).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /taɪ/
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PronounEdit

তাই (tai)

  1. (distal) she

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DescendantsEdit

  • Naga Pidgin: tai

BengaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Derived from Sanskrit Sanskrit तद् (tad).

ConjunctionEdit

তাই (tai)

  1. therefore[1][2]
  2. for that reason[1]
  3. so[2]

Etymology 2Edit

Related to Bengali তাহা (taha).

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

তাই (tai) (objective, possessive)

  1. (Vaṅga) (out of sight; familiar) she
  2. (Varendra) (out of sight; familiar) he, she
    তাই মানুষ খুব ভালো
    tai manuś khub bhalo
    He is a very good man.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hanne-Ruth Thompson (2012), chapter 5, in Theodora Bynon,David C. Bennet,Masayoshi Shibatani, editors, Bengali, volume 18, John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN, page 115
  2. 2.0 2.1 Shishu Sahitya Samsad (2000) Samsad Bengali-English Dictionary[1] (Reference book), 3 edition, published 2006, page 453