Nepali Articles

If you're trying to learn Nepali Articles you will find some useful resources including a course about Definite and Indefinite Articles... to help you with your Nepali 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 Nepali. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Nepali Articles

Learning the Nepali Articles 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 Articles is in the structure of the grammar in Nepali.

Nepali articles are words that combine with a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun. Generally articles specify the grammatical definiteness of the noun. Examples are "the, a, and an". Here are some examples:

English ArticlesNepali Articles
articlessaamagri - सामग्री
thetyo - त्यो
aeutaa - एउटा
oneek - एक
somekehi - केही
fewkehi - केही
thorai - थोरै
the booktyo pustak - त्यो पुस्तक
the bookstee pustkhru - ती पुस्तकहरू
a bookek pustak - एक पुस्तक
one bookeutaa pustak - एउटा पुस्तक
some bookskehi pustkhru - केही पुस्तकहरू
few booksthorai pustkhru - थोरै पुस्तकहरू

Notice the structure of the Articles in Nepali.

List of Articles in Nepali

Below is a list of vocabulary where you can use the Definite and Indefinite Articles in Nepali. Try to practice but also memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Nepali vocabulary.

English VocabularyNepali Vocabulary
Foodkhaanekura - खानेकुरा
almondsbadaam - बदाम
breadroti - रोटी
breakfastbihaanako khaaja - बिहानको खाजा
butterghiu - घिउ
candymishri - मिश्री
cheesechij - चिज
chickenkukhura - कुखुरा
cuminkumin - कुमिन
dessertdejrt - डेजर्ट
dinnerraatiko khana - रातीको खाना
fishmaachha - माछा
fruitfalful - फलफुल
ice creamaaiskrim - आइसक्रिम
lambbhedako paatha - भेडाको पाठा
lemonkaagti - कागती
lunchdiunsko khana - दिउँसको खाना
mealkhana - खाना
meatmasu - मासु
ovenobhan - ओभन
pepperkhorsaani - खोर्सानी
plantsbiroovaahru - बिरूवाहरू
porksugurko masu - सुगुरको मासु
saladsalad - सलाद
saltnun - नुन
sandwichsyandvich - स्याण्डविच
sausagesasej - ससेज
soupsup - सुप
sugarchini - चिनी
supperraatiko khana - रातीको खाना
turkeytarki - टर्की
applesyau - स्याउ
bananakera - केरा
orangessuntalaa - सुन्तला
peachesaru - आरू
peanutbadaam - बदाम
pearsnaaspaati - नासपाती
pineapplebhuikthar - भुइकटहर
grapesagur - अगुर
strawberriesaselu - असेलु
vegetablestarakari - तरकारी
carrotgaajar - गाजर
cornmakai - मकै
cucumberkaankra - काँक्रा
garliclasun - लसुन
lettucechukndar - चुकन्दर
olivesjaitun - जैतुन
onionspyaaj - प्याज
pepperskhorsaani - खोर्सानी
potatoesaalu - आलु
pumpkinfarsi - फर्सी
beanssimi - सीमी
tomatoestmaatar - टमाटर

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