हुनु

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Nepali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀪𑁄𑀤𑀺 (bhodi), from Sanskrit भवति (bhavati, to happen, to become). Cognate with Hindi होना (honā).

Verb[edit]

हुनु (hunu)

  1. to be

Usage notes[edit]

This verb has two sets of forms. The हो (ho) set is used in sentences that equate two things, like त्यो किताब हो (tyo kitāb ho, That is a book.) The (cha) set is used in sentences that describe something, or locate where something is, like त्यो ठूलो (tyo ṭhūlo cha, That is big.)

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