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Again, welcome! --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 19:21, 9 August 2017 (UTC)

Mischaracterized Sylheti EntriesEdit

The code we use for Sylheti language entries is "syl". Peace be upon thee. --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 21:11, 11 August 2017 (UTC)


Thanks so much for Sylheti and Assamese contributions! We are in need of more South Asian editors... Would you mind putting a {{Babel}} on your user page? —Aryaman (मुझसे बात करो) 20:56, 18 August 2017 (UTC)

Thanks, sure :)
Also, think of the following as an opportunity to add more entries or at least red links: Category:Requests for translations into Assamese. --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 06:56, 26 October 2017 (UTC)

Assamese মা (ma)Edit

Could you make this entry? Thanks. —Aryaman (मुझसे बात करो) 14:17, 24 August 2017 (UTC)

Assamese declension templateEdit

It would be nice to have {{as-decl-noun}} instead of inline declension. I'll make it, but I need to know how the plural number in Assamese work. Is it marked? —Aryaman (मुझसे बात करो) 13:56, 30 August 2017 (UTC)

Hi, is it same as Bengali inflection table? --- Sagir

  • Example: phul (flower) and gôru (cow) and gari (car)
  • Indefinite:
  • Nominative: phul / gôru / gari
  • Objective: phul, phul-ôk / gôru, gôru-k / gari, gari-k
  • Genitive: phul-ôr / gôru-r / gari-r
  • Locative: phul-ôt / gôru-r ga-t (-r = of, ga = body, -t = in/on/at) / gari-t
  • Ergative: phul-ê / gôru-ê / gari-ê
  • Definite:

(Assamese has many classifiers, so it's difficult. But some dominant Classifiers can be used instead)

  • Nominative: Phul-pah (main Classifier, alternative dominant Classifier: phul-tû) -- phul-kêi-pah (phul-kêi-ta) [plural] / gôru-tû -- gôru-kêi-ta / gari-khôn (-khôn is the dominant classifier for small flat; and big objects) -- gari-kêi-khôn
  • Objective: (same as nominative "or") phul-pah-ôk (phul-tû-k) -- phul-kêi-pah-ôk (phul-kêi-ta-k) / gôru-tû-k -- gôru-kêi-ta-k / gari-khôn-ôk -- gari-kêi-khôn-ôk
  • Genitive: phul-pah-ôr (phul-tû-r) -- phul-kêi-pah-ôr (phul-kêi-ta-r) / gôru-tû-r -- gôru-kêi-ta-r / gari-khôn-ôr -- gari-kêi-khôn-ôr
  • Location: phul-pah-ôt (phul-tû-t) -- phul-kêi-pah-ôt (phul-kêi-ta-t) / gôru-tû-t (or gôru-tû-r-ga-t) -- gôru-kêi-ta-t (or gôru-kêi-ta-r ga-t) / gari-khôn-ôt -- gari-kêi-khôn-ôt
  • Ergative: phul-pah-ê (phul-tû-ê) -- phul-kêi-pah-ê (phul-kêi-ta-i) / gôru-tû-ê -- gôru-kêi-ta-i / gari-khôn-ê -- gari-kêi-khôn-ê

(Note, since Assamese is written in an abugida, when no vowel is present "ô" (the inherent vowel) comes. The ergative -ê becomes -i after a-, ô- , o-)

Hmmm, this is useful. So the classifier is only used in plural cases then? I'll make a simple declension template. —Aryaman (मुझसे बात करो) 18:53, 15 September 2017 (UTC)
Oh, I misunderstood, it's used for definite cases. So is the plural marked at all? —Aryaman (मुझसे बात करो) 18:54, 15 September 2017 (UTC)
Once again, I misunderstood... only definitive plural is marked with -কেই then. —Aryaman (मुझसे बात करो) 19:04, 15 September 2017 (UTC)


If you are using this template please start the line with #: DTLHS (talk) 03:33, 21 October 2017 (UTC)

Wiktionary:Sylheti transliterationEdit

I wonder if you or DerekWinters (talkcontribs) will ever create Wiktionary:Sylheti transliteration, similar to Wiktionary:Assamese transliteration. --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 09:32, 21 October 2017 (UTC)

@Lo Ximiendo: Lemme try

-- MSA

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