|with en words||with et words||with plural words|
|my / mine||min||mit||mine|
|your / yours||din||dit||dine|
|his / her / its / their||sin||sit||sine|
|his / his||hans||hans||hans|
|her / hers||hendes||hendes||hendes|
|its / its||dens||dens||dens|
|our / ours||vores||vores||vores|
|your / yours||deres||deres||deres|
|their / theirs||deres||deres||deres|
The same forms are used for possessive adjectives that are used directly before nouns and for possessive pronouns that replace a noun. For example, this is my car and this is mine would be translated as det her er min bil and det her er min.
Sin, sit and sine can only be used when the third person possessive adjective refers to the subject of the same clause. These words can be translated as his, her, its or their. Generally, if you cannot insert "own" after the possessive adjective in English, you cannot use sin/sit/sine.
Per besøger sin mor. = Per visits his (own) mother. (Sin refers back to Per.)
Eva ringer til hans mor. = Eva calls his mother. (Hans refers to Per, not Eva.)
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