بنا

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Arabic[edit]

Verb[edit]

بِنَّا ‎(binnā) ‎(form I)

  1. first-person plural past active of بَانَ ‎(bāna)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic.

Noun[edit]

بنا ‎(bina)

  1. building

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic.

Noun[edit]

بنا ‎(banâ)

  1. building

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit विना ‎(vinā).

Preposition[edit]

بنا ‎(binā) ‎(Hindi spelling बिना) (postposition and preposition)

  1. without, prepared without

Usage notes[edit]

  • بنا is one of the few Urdu prepositions.

References[edit]