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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

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