RSS Feed

Number and gender in Hindi

Number and gender in Hindi

Singular               Plural

Masculine -aa                   -e

Feminine  -ii                       -iyãa (nouns)

-ii (adjectives and verbs)

 

A few examples:

Masculine:

beTaa (son) बेटा beTe (sons) बेटे

bacca (child) बच्चा bacce (children) बच्चे

buraa (bad) बुरा bure बुरे

Feminine:

beTii (daughter) बेटी beTiyãa बेटियाँ

baccii (child) बच्ची bacciyãa बच्चियाँ

burii (bad) बुरी burii बुरी

Agreement:

acchaa laRkaa अच्छा लड़का (good boy) acche laRke अच्छे लड़के (good boys)

acchii laRkii अच्छी लड़कि (good girl) acchii laRkiyãa अच्छी  लड़कीयाँ

Advertisements

About Ivan Le Terrible

What I seek has no form nor name.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: