See also: না
Bengali Letter Na.svg
U+09A8, ন
BENGALI LETTER NA
[unassigned: U+09A9]

[U+09A7]
Bengali
[U+09AA]

AssameseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(no)

  1. The 31st character in the Assamese alphabet. It is called "Dontia no" or "Donto no".

Etymology 2Edit

Assamese numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8
9
10  → [a], [b]
    Cardinal: (no)
    Ordinal: নৱম (nowom), নৱা (nowa)
    Multiplier: নগুণ (nogun)

Inherited from Early Assamese নৱ (nowo), from Kamarupi Prakrit 𑖡𑖧 (naya), from Magadhi Prakrit [Term?], from Sanskrit নৱন্ (návan), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnáwa, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥. Cognate with Bengali নয় (nôẏ), Sylheti ꠘꠄ (noe), Oriya ନଅ (nôô), Hindi नौ (nau).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nɔ/
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

(no)

  1. nine

Etymology 3Edit

Inherited from Sanskrit নৱ (nava).

AdjectiveEdit

(no)

  1. new
    সাজno xaznew dress
    কৈnokoinewly
    Synonym: (more common) নতুন (notun)
Usage notesEdit
  • It is almost always followed by the word it defines right after it.

BengaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

LetterEdit

()

  1. The 31st character in the Bengali abugida

Etymology 2Edit

Clipped form of নয় (nôẏ).

NumeralEdit

()

  1. nine
    -দিন পরে
    -din pôre
    after nine days
    -টা বাজে
    -ṭa baje.
    It's nine (o'clock).

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ParticleEdit

  1. Bengali script form of na

AdjectiveEdit

  1. Bengali script form of na (“that”)

DeclensionEdit

PronounEdit

 m

  1. Bengali script form of na (“him, it, that”)

DeclensionEdit

PronounEdit

 n

  1. Bengali script form of na (“it, that”)

DeclensionEdit