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How can use "meri" and "mera"with a name of a person

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    First Person
    I - main
    My - mera (m) , meri (f) , mere (pl)
    But this gender difference for "my" does not depend on your gender, it depends on the gender of the object that belongs to you.
    Whether you are a man or a woman, you would say:
    Mera naam (my name, naam is masculine)
    Meri kitaab (my book, book - kitaab is fem.)
    mere dost (my friends)

    ra, re, ri, ka, ke, ki are possessives, which one to use depends on gender of subject only

    naam is masculine so u will always say

    meRA naam(my name)(doesnt matter if u r a girl or boy)
    usKA naam(his/her name)

    kiska naam??(whos name)


    kitaab(book) is femenine so u will always use ri or ki to show possession

    ex. meri kitaab(my book )
    uski kitaab(his/ her book)
    humaari kitab(our book)

    ghar(home) masculine
    mera ghar
    uska ghar
    humara ghar

    so repeating again, with "naam" always mera (or mere) is used and "meri" is never used.

    meri = मेरी रानी Mērī rānī
    mera = मेरा नाम रामू है Mērā nāma rāmū hai

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