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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *bʰáwHati, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *bʰáwHati, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰéwHeti, 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

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /bʱɐ́.ʋɐ.t̪i/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈbʱɐ.ʋɐ.t̪i/
  • 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
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    Passive voice conjugation of भवति
    person singular dual plural
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    DescendantsEdit