Nepali Adjectives

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Nepali Adjectives

Learning the Nepali 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 Nepali language. But first we need to know what the role of Adjectives is in the structure of the grammar in Nepali.

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

English AdjectivesNepali Adjectives
adjectivesvisheshnhru - विशेषणहरू
a green treeeutaa hariyo rookh - एउटा हरियो रूख
a tall buildingeutaa aglo bhavan - एउटा अग्लो भवन
a very old manekajna dherai boodho maanchhe - एकजना धेरै बूढो मान्छे
the old red housetyo puraano raato ghar - त्यो पुरानो रातो घर
a very nice friendekajna dherai asal saathee - एकजना धेरै असल साथी

Notice the structure of the Adjectives in Nepali.

List of Adjectives in Nepali

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

English AdjectivesNepali Adjectives
colorsrnhru - रङहरू
blackkaalo - कालो
bluenilo - निलो
brownkhairo - खैरो
grayfusro - फूस्रो
greenhariyo - हरियो
orangesuntle - सुन्तले
purplebaiguni - बैगुनी
redraato - रातो
whiteseto - सेतो
yellowpahelo - पहेलो
sizesaakarhru - आकारहरू
bigthulo - ठूलो
deepgahiro - गहिरो
longlaamo - लामो
narrowsanghuro - साँघुरो
shortchoto - छोटो
smallsaano - सानो
tallaglo - अग्लो
thickbaaklo - बाक्लो
thinpaatalo - पातलो
widefarakilo - फराकिलो
shapesaakarhru - आकारहरू
circulargolo - गोलो
straightsojho - सोझो
squarevargaakaar - वर्गाकार
triangulartrikon - त्रिकोण
tastessvaadhru - स्वादहरू
bittertito - तितो
freshtaaja - ताजा
saltynunilo - नुनिलो
souramilo - अमिलो
spicymasaladaar - मसलादार
sweetguliyo - गुलियो
qualitiesgunhru - गुणहरू
badkharab - खराब
cleansafa - सफा
darkandhyaaro - अँध्यारो
difficultkathin - कठिन
dirtyfohor - फोहोर
drysukha - सुखा
easysajilo - सजिलो
emptykhaali - खाली
expensivemahago - महगो
fastchaando - चाँडो
foreignvideshi - विदेशी
fullpura - पुरा
goodasal - असल
hardgaahro - गाह्रो
heavygahrau - गह्रौ
inexpensivesasto - सस्तो
lighthaluka - हलुका
localsthaniy - स्थानिय
newnyan - नयाँ
noisykolahlyukt - कोलाहलयुक्त
oldpuraano - पुरानो
powerfulshaktisaali - शक्तिसाली
quietshant - शान्त
correctthik - ठिक
slowvistaaro - विस्तारो
softnaram - नरम
verydherai - धेरै
weakkamajor - कमजोर
wetbhijeko - भिजेको
wronggalt - गलत
youngyuva - युवा
quantitiessakhya - सख्या
fewkam - कम
littlethorai - थोरै
manycaan - कैयन
muchdherai - धेरै
partbhaag - भाग
somekehi - केही
a fewkehi - केही
wholesabae - सबै

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