Category:D'ni prefixes


  • ah'- - a' - pre. marks an object as directly affected; contrasts with b'-
  • b'- - b' - pre
    1. prefix variant of the preposition be
    2. marks a verb as infinitive
  • b- - b - pre
    1. prefix variant of the preposition be
    2. marks a verb as infinitive
  • bo- - bo - pre. marks a verb as future tense
  • bodo- - boDo - pre. marks a verb as future progressive tense
  • bodol- - boDol - pre. marks a verb as future perfect progressive tense
  • boko- - boKo - pre. marks a verb as future perfect
  • bol- - bol - pre. marks verb as future perfect tense
  • bre- - bre - pre. to the
  • d'- - D' - pre. again (analogous to the English prefix re-)
  • de- - De - pre. again (analogous to the English prefix re-)
  • do- - Do - pre. marks present progressive tense
  • dol- - Dol - pre. marks present perfect progressive tense
  • erth - erT - part. a, an, marks a noun as indefinite; pre. a, an, marks a noun as indefinite
  • f'- - f' - pre. on, upon, at
  • fe - fe - part. on, upon, at; pre. on, upon, at
  • fre- - fre - pre
    1. at the
    2. on the
  • g'- - g' - part. and, conjunction; pre. prefix version of the conjunction
  • g're- - g're - pre. and the
  • gah - ga - part. and, conjunction; pre. prefix version of the conjunction
  • gre- - gre - pre. and the
  • hee- - hE - pre. used as 'fifteen' in building numbers (e.g. heegahfah fifteen-and-one being sixteen)
  • kh'- - k' - pre. for
  • khe - ke - pre. for; prep. for
  • khre- - kre - pre. for the
  • ko- - Ko - pre. marks a verb as past tense
  • kobol- - Kobol - pre. marks a verb as past tense with future intention
  • kodo- - KoDo - pre. marks a verb as past tense, but the action with future volition/intention
  • kodol- - KoDol - pre. marks a verb as past perfect progressive
  • kol- - Kol - pre. marks verb as past perfect
  • l'- - l' - pre. marks perfect tense on a verb
  • le- - le - pre. marks perfect tense on a verb
  • lee- - lE - pre. Used to derive D'ni vailee names from numbers (e.g. Leefo)
  • m're- - m're - pre. of the
  • mre- - mre - pre. of the
  • n'- - n' - pre. around (preposition)
  • nay - nA - n. root (of a tree); pre. used as 'ten' in building numbers (e.g. naygahfah ten-and-one being eleven)
  • r'- - r' - pre. marks the noun to which it is attached as definite
  • r- - r - pre. A rare variation of r'-
  • re - re - part. marks the following noun as definite; pre. marks the noun to which it is attached as definite
  • ri- - ri - pre. used as 'twenty' in building numbers (e.g. rigahfah twenty-one)
  • ril - ril - part. negative particle, no, not; pre. negative derivation, not-
  • t'- - t' - pre
    1. of, in, with; expresses membership
    2. in with, among; expresses co-location
  • t- - t - pre
    1. of, in, with; expresses membership
    2. in with, among; expresses co-location
  • te - te - pre. prefix form of the preposition; prep
    1. of, in, with; expresses membership
    2. in with, among; expresses co-location
  • terth- - terT - pre
    1. in a
    2. of a
    3. as a
  • tre- - tre - pre
    1. at the
    2. in the
    3. near the
    4. with the
    5. of the
  • tso - xo - pre. prefix version of the above preposition; prep. of, about, used to express non-personal relation
  • vah- - va - pre. used as 'five' in building numbers (e.g. vahgahfah five-and-one being six)