Gujarati Adjectives

Welcome to the second Gujarati lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Gujarati to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

black
black Audio
કાળું [keāḷeum]
grey
grey Audio
ભૂખરું [bheūkhereum]
white
white Audio
સફેદ [sepheed]
blue
blue Audio
આસમાની રંગ [āsemeāneī remegu]
green
green Audio
લીલું [leīleum]
yellow
yellow Audio
પીળું [peīḷeum]
red
red Audio
લાલ [leāl]
brown
brown Audio
બદામી [bedeāmeī]

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Gujarati + Pronunciation
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
મારું ઘર સફેદ છે Audio
[meāreum gher sepheed chhe]
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
તમારો દેશ મોટો છે Audio
[temeāreo deeśh meoṭeo chhe]
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
નવા પુસ્તકો મોંઘાં છે Audio
[neveā peuse'tekeo meomegheām chhe]
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
અમે અહીં ખુશ છીએ Audio
[ame aheīm kheuśh chheī]
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
તેણી પાસે ત્રણ નાના કૂતરાઓ છે Audio
[teeṇeī peāse te'reṇ neāneā keūtereāo chhe]
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
આ ભાષા ખૂબ સરળ છે Audio
[ā bheāṣeā kheūb sereḷ chhe]
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
મારી પાસે એક નાનું ગ્રીનહાઉસ છે Audio
[meāreī peāse ek neāneum gue'reīneheāus chhe]

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
ઠંડું [ṭhemḍeum]
hot
hot Audio
ગરમ [guerem]
cloudy
cloudy Audio
ડહોળું [ḍeheoḷeum]
rainy
rainy Audio
વરસાદ લાવનારું [vereseād leāveneāreum]
snowy
snowy Audio
બરફીલું [berepheīleum]
sunny
sunny Audio
તડકો [teḍekeo]
windy
windy Audio
તોફાની [teopheāneī]
warm
warm Audio
માફકસરનું ગરમ [meāphekesereneum guerem]

Conversation in Gujarati

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Gujarati
Pronunciation
hi
નમસ્તે
[nemese'te] Audio
how are you?
તમે કેમ છો?
[teme keem chheo?] Audio
I'm good, thank you
મને સારું છે, આભાર
[mene seāreum chhee, ābheār] Audio
and you?
અને તમે?
[ane temee?] Audio
what is your name?
તમારું નામ શું છે?
[temeāreum neām śheum chhee?] Audio
my name is Maya
મારું નામ માયા છે
[meāreum neām meāyeā chhe] Audio
nice to meet you
તમને મળીને મને આનંદ થયો
[temene meḷeīne mene ānemed theyeo] Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Gujarati. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Gujarati Alphabet   Gujarati Alphabet

Gujarati Nouns   Gujarati Nouns



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