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VerbEdit

भवति (root bhū, first conjugation)

  1. Devanagari script form of bhavati (“to become”)

ConjugationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

भवति

  1. Devanagari script form of bhavati, which is masculine/neuter locative singular of भवन्त् (bhavant), present participle of the verb above

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *bʰáwati, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *bʰáwati, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰéwH-e-ti, from *bʰuH- (to appear, become, rise up). Cognate with Ancient Greek φύω (phúō), Avestan 𐬠𐬎(bu), Latin fui, Old English beon (whence English be).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

भवति (bhávati) (cl.1 P. root √bhū)

  1. to become; be
    संस्कृते त्रीणि वचनानि भवन्ति
    saṃskṛte trīṇi vacanāni bhavanti.
    There are three grammatical numbers in Sanskrit.
  2. to happen
  3. to constitute

ConjugationEdit

Present conjugation of भवति
present tense (gaṇa #1 / परस्मैपद)
Active voice conjugation of भवति
person singular dual plural
1st person भवामि (bhavāmi) भवावः (bhavāvaḥ) भवामः (bhavāmaḥ)
2nd person भवसि (bhavasi) भवथः (bhavathaḥ) भवथ (bhavatha)
3rd person भवति (bhavati) भवतः (bhavataḥ) भवन्ति (bhavanti)
Middle voice conjugation of भवति
person singular dual plural
1st person [Term?] [Term?] [Term?]
2nd person [Term?] [Term?] [Term?]
3rd person [Term?] [Term?] [Term?]
Passive voice conjugation of भवति
person singular dual plural
1st person भूये (bhūye) भूयावहे (bhūyāvahe) भूयामहे (bhūyāmahe)
2nd person भूयसे (bhūyase) भूयेथे (bhūyethe) भूयध्वे (bhūyadhve)
3rd person भूयते (bhūyate) भूयेते (bhūyete) भूयन्ते (bhūyante)

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