maħniex

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Univerbation of m' + aħna + -x (with the final -a of the pronoun regurly turning into -ie- by imala), corresponding to Arabic مَا(, not) + نَحْنُ(naḥnu, we) + شَيْء(šayʾ, [any]thing).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

maħniex

  1. negative form of aħna (we [are])
    Maħniex waħedna.
    We are not alone.