Open main menu

Contents

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay -ku, from ku, shortened form of aku, from Proto-Malayic *aku, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *aku, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *aku, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *aku, from Proto-Austronesian *aku.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ku

  1. me (direct object of a verb)
  2. me (object of a preposition)
  3. me (indirect object of a verb)
  4. my (belonging to me)

MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ku, shortened form of aku, from Proto-Malayic *aku, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *aku, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *aku, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *aku, from Proto-Austronesian *aku.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ku (Jawi spelling -کو, Informal, rough even towards older people)

  1. me (direct object of a verb)
    Dia memarahiku.
    He scolded me.
  2. me (object of a preposition)
    Dia pergi denganku.
    He went with me.
  3. me (indirect object of a verb)
  4. my (belonging to me)
    Ini rumahku.
    This is my house.

See alsoEdit


MaoriEdit

SuffixEdit

-ku

  1. Used in contractions with particles of possession to mean me

See alsoEdit


QuechuaEdit

Not to be confused with -nku, -yku

SuffixEdit

-ku

  1. Reflexive. To or for oneself.
    mayllay (to wash something)mayllakuy (to wash oneself)
    rantiy (to buy something)rantikuy (to buy something for oneself)