बहुत

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See also: बृहत्

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Sanskrit बहु (bahu, much, many, very), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰenǵʰ- (thick).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɔˈhɔt̪], /bəˈhʊt̪/

Adjective[edit]

बहुत (bahut) (Urdu spelling بہت)

  1. many
  2. much
  3. too much

Adverb[edit]

बहुत (bahut), Urdu spelling: بہت

  1. very
    मैं बहुत अच्छा हूँ
    ma͠i bahut acchā hū̃.
    I'm very well. (male speaker)
    मैं बहुत अच्छी हूँ
    ma͠i bahut acchī hū̃.
    I'm very well. (female speaker)

References[edit]

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “बहुत”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press