Kannada Adjectives

If you're trying to learn Kannada Adjectives you will find some useful resources including a course about Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes... to help you with your Kannada grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Kannada. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Kannada Adjectives

Learning the Kannada Adjectives is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Kannada language. But first we need to know what the role of Adjectives is in the structure of the grammar in Kannada.

Kannada Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing in the sentence. Here are some examples:

English AdjectivesKannada Adjectives
adjectivesGuṇavāchaka
a green treeondhu hasiru maraa
a tall buildingondhu uddhha kattada
a very old manobba thumbha vayassadha manushya
the old red houseondhu haleyadhadha mane
a very nice friendobba thumbha olle geleya

Notice the structure of the Adjectives in Kannada.

List of Adjectives in Kannada

Below is a list of the Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes in Kannada placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Kannada vocabulary.

English AdjectivesKannada Adjectives
colorsBannagalu
blackKappu
blueneeli
brownkandhu
graythizi
greenhasiru
orangekesari
purplenerale
redkempu
whitebili
yellowharishina
sizesGathra
bigdodda
deepaala
longuddha
narrowsanna
shortchikka
smallsanna
talluddha
thickdappa
thinthelu
wideagala
shapesaakaragalu
circulargola
straightnera
squaregathra
triangularthribhuja
tastesruchigalu
bitterkahi
freshthaja
saltyuppu
sourhuli
spicykhhara
sweetsihi
qualitiesnadathe
badketta
cleanshubhra
darkkathhale
difficultkashta
dirtygaliju
dryona
easysulabha
emptykhali
expensivedhubhari
fastsheeghra
foreignvidheshi
fullpoora
goodolle
hardgatti
heavybhhara
inexpensivethutti
lighthagura
localsthaleeya
newhosa
noisygalate
oldhale
powerfulshakthishalli
quietprasannathe
correctsari
slownidhana
softkomala
verythumbha
weakdhurbhala
wettheva
wrongthappu
youngyuva
quantitiesalathegalu
fewkelavu
littleswalpha
manyhala
muchjasthi
partbhagha
somekela
a fewkelavu
wholepoora

Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes have a very important role in Kannada. Once you're done with Kannada Adjectives, you might want to check the rest of our Kannada lessons here: Learn Kannada. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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