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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH- (to appear, become, rise up). Cognates include Ancient Greek φύω (phúō), Avestan 𐬠𐬎 (bu), Latin fui and Old English beon (English be).

VerbEdit

भवति (bhavati) (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 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 conjugation of भवति
person singular dual plural
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Passive conjugation of भवति
person singular dual plural
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DescendantsEdit