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SanskritEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *nu (now). Cognate with Albanian ni (now), Lithuanian (now), Avestan 𐬥𐬏 (, now), Latin num (now), Old English (English now).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /n̪ú/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /n̪u/
  • AdverbEdit

    नु ()

    1. now
    2. at once
    3. now then
    4. so now

    ReferencesEdit

    • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 567/1