How to use adjectives in Nepali

How to use adjectives in Nepali

You want to learn how to use adjectives in Nepali? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Nepali lessons complete with useful examples. Big, small, happy, sad... we'll teach you all you need to know about Nepali adjectives.

Nepali adjectives

Adjectives are generally used to describe nouns. Adjectives come before the noun in Nepali as in English. Adjectives in Nepali agree with the noun they describe. This means that adjectives that describe a feminine noun have a special form.


baliyo hure batas
the strong wind
naram hure batas
the gentle wind
tato hure batas
the warm wind
tanda hure batas
the cold wind
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Nepali belongs to the Indo-Aryan language family. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Nepali would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Nepali

Learn to get by in Nepali with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Nepali phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Uni kēti ho.
She is a girl.
Uni mahilā ho.
She is a woman.
Uni baidi ho.
She is a doctor.
Uni guru ho.
She is a teacher.
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If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Nepali in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Nepali learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Nepali in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Nepali.

Step 7 : Adjectives in Nepali

Adjectives are used to describe nouns. To get started, we suggest you learn the three Nepali adjectives thulo, sano and budho (big, small, old). Using the nouns kitab, mets and toka (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn to use each adjective with each noun (the big book, the old chair, the small door). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Nepali adjectives including useful examples. After you've learned to use the adjectives thulo, sano and budho with the nouns kitab, mets and toka you can move on to Step 8 (Nepali Verbs).

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