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Northern NdebeleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *yená.

PronounEdit

yená

  1. he, she, him, her, it; class 1 absolute pronoun.

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

yena

  1. where

PronounEdit

yena


PhuthiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *yená.

PronounEdit

yená

  1. he, she, him, her, it; class 1 absolute pronoun.

Southern NdebeleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *yená.

PronounEdit

yená

  1. he, she, him, her, it; class 1 absolute pronoun.

SwaziEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *yená.

PronounEdit

yená

  1. he, she, him, her, it; class 1 absolute pronoun.

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish hiena (hyena).

NounEdit

yena

  1. hyena

TsongaEdit

PronounEdit

yena

  1. he, she, him, her, it; third-person singular pronoun.

XhosaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *yená.

PronounEdit

yená

  1. he, she, him, her, it; class 1 absolute pronoun.

ZuluEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *yená.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

yená

  1. he, she, him, her, it; class 1 absolute pronoun.

InflectionEdit

Stem -ye, poss. stem -khé
Full form yená
Locative kúye
Full form yená
Locative kúye
Copulative ngúye
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wâkhe ówâkhe
Class 2 bâkhe ábâkhe
Class 3 wâkhe ówâkhe
Class 4 yâkhe éyâkhe
Class 5 lâkhe élâkhe
Class 6 âkhe áwâkhe
Class 7 sâkhe ésâkhe
Class 8 zâkhe ézâkhe
Class 9 yâkhe éyâkhe
Class 10 zâkhe ézâkhe
Class 11 lwâkhe ólwâkhe
Class 14 bâkhe óbâkhe
Class 15 kwâkhe ókwâkhe
Class 17 kwâkhe ókwâkhe

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