A Door Into Hindi: Lesson 6

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Dative Case

For indirect objects, as well as for a number of special idiomatic constructions, Hindi uses a special form of the oblique case, called the dative case. The basic form of the dative case is just the oblique of the noun or pronoun followed by the postposition को ("to").


राम को

to Ram

औरत को

to the woman

मुझ को

to me

उन को

to them

मैं पैसे लड़के को देता हूँ।

I give the money to the boy

 We will learn many different uses of the dative case.

See Snell's Teach Yourself Hindi (2000)
Section 5.4 page 67