TernateEdit

PronounEdit

nga- (Jawi ڠ-‎)

  1. first-person plural inclusive possessive prefix, our
    Synonym: na-
  2. (human) third-person plural possessive prefix, their
    Synonym: na-

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

XhosaEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PrepositionEdit

nga-

  1. with, by means of
  2. by

ZuluEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /nɡa/

PrepositionEdit

nga-

  1. with, by means of
  2. through, via
  3. at, in, on (a time, moment, day etc)
  4. by, before (a time)
  5. by, near, around
  6. about, concerning
  7. per, for each
    amakhilomitha ngehora
    kilometres per hour

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /nɡa/

PrefixEdit

nga-

  1. not
Usage notesEdit

Used in the participial mood and subjunctive mood, as well as in relative constructions.

ReferencesEdit