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EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀩𑀳𑀼𑀢𑁆𑀢 (bahutta), from Sanskrit बहुत्व (bahutva, much, many, very), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰenǵʰ- (thick). Compare Assamese বহুত (bohut), Gujarati બહુ (bahu).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bɔˈhɔt̪], /bəˈhʊt̪/

AdjectiveEdit

बहुत (bahut) (Urdu spelling بہت‎)

  1. many
    बहुत-साराbahut-sārāvery many, too much
  2. much
  3. too much

AdverbEdit

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)

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