Javanese Pronouns

If you're trying to learn Javanese Pronouns you will find some useful resources including a course about Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns... to help you with your Javanese grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Javanese. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Javanese Pronouns

Learning the Javanese Pronouns is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Javanese language. But first we need to know what the role of Pronouns is in the structure of the grammar in Javanese.

Javanese pronouns include personal pronouns (refer to the persons speaking, the persons spoken to, or the persons or things spoken about), indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns (connect parts of sentences) and reciprocal or reflexive pronouns (in which the object of a verb is being acted on by verb's subject). Here are some examples:

English PronounsJavanese Pronouns
Pronounskata ganti
Iaku
youkowe/awakmu
hedheweke
shedheweke
wekita
theydheweke
meaku
youkowe
himdheweke
herdheweke
uskita
themdheweke
myku (mobilku)
yourmu
hisgone dheweke
hergone dheweke
ourgone dewe
theirgone dheweke
minegonku
yoursgonmu
hisgone dheweke
hersgone dheweke
oursgone dhewe
theirsgone dheweke

Notice the structure of the Pronouns in Javanese.

List of Pronouns in Javanese

Below is a list of the Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns in Javanese placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Javanese vocabulary.

English PronounsJavanese Pronouns
I speakaku ngomong
you speakkowe ngomong
he speaksdheweke ngomong
she speaksdheweke ngomong
we speakdewe ngomong
they speakdheweke ngomong
give menehi aku
nehi kowe
give himnehi dheweke
give hernehi dheweke
give usnehi kita
give themnehi dheweke
my bookbukuku
your bookbukumu
his bookbukune dheweke
her bookbukune dheweke
our bookbukune dhewe
their bookbukune kita

Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns have a very important role in Javanese. Once you're done with Javanese Pronouns, you might want to check the rest of our Javanese lessons here: Learn Javanese. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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