See also: बीस

HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Persian بس(bas).

AdverbEdit

बस (bas) (Urdu spelling بس‎)

  1. merely, only
    मैं बस यह कहना चाहता था कि ...
    ma͠i bas yah kahnā cāhtā thā ki ...
    I only wanted to say that ...
    Synonyms: केवल (keval), सिर्फ़ (sirf)

InterjectionEdit

बस (bas) (Urdu spelling بس‎)

  1. enough
    बस! तमाशा बंद करो!bas! tamāśā band karo!Enough! Stop this nonsense!
    बस, इतना ठीक हैbas, itnā ṭhīk haiEnough, this much is fine.

AdjectiveEdit

बस (bas) (indeclinable, Urdu spelling بس‎)

  1. enough; ample

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English bus.

NounEdit

बस (basf (Urdu spelling بس‎)

  1. bus
    बस सेवाbas sevābus service
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀯𑀲 (vasa), from Sanskrit वश (vaśa), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *wášas.

NounEdit

बस (basm (Urdu spelling بس‎)

  1. power, control, ability
    यह काम तेरे बस का नहीं है।
    yah kām tere bas kā nahī̃ hai.
    This work is beyond your ability.
    बस मेंbas mẽin one's abilities
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

VerbEdit

बस (bas) (Urdu spelling بس‎)

  1. inflection of बसना (basnā):
    1. stem
    2. second-person singular present imperative

ReferencesEdit

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993) , “बस”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884) , “बस”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

NepaliEdit

NounEdit

बस (bas)

  1. bus

VerbEdit

बस (bas)

  1. sit