Tamil edit

Etymology edit

From (e). From Proto-Dravidian *yā. Cognate with Malayalam ഏത് (ētŭ).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /eːd̪ʊ/, [eːd̪ɯ]

Pronoun edit

ஏது (ētu)

  1. which?, what?
  2. why?
  3. whence?, how?

Related terms edit

References edit

  • University of Madras (1924–1936) “ஏது”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press