Pronunciation of But  

English Meaning

Except with; unless with; without.

  1. On the contrary: the plan caused not prosperity but ruin.
  2. Contrary to expectation; yet: She organized her work but accomplished very little. He is tired but happy.
  3. Usage Problem Used to indicate an exception: No one but she saw the prowler.
  4. With the exception that; except that. Often used with that: would have joined the band but he couldn't spare the time; would have resisted but that they lacked courage.
  5. Informal Without the result that: It never rains but it pours.
  6. Informal That. Often used after a negative: There is no doubt but right will prevail.
  7. That . . . not. Used after a negative or question: There never is a tax law presented but someone will oppose it.
  8. If not; unless: "Ten to one but the police have got them” ( Charlotte M. Yonge).
  9. Informal Than: They had no sooner arrived but they turned around and left.
  10. Usage Problem Except.
  11. Merely; just; only: hopes that lasted but a moment.
  12. Used as an intensive: Get out of here but fast!
  13. but for Were it not for: except for: We would have reached the summit but for the weather.

Malayalam Meaning

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ഇങ്ങനെയൊക്കെയാണെങ്കിലും - Inganeyokkeyaanenkilum | Inganeyokkeyanenkilum ;എങ്കിലും She is very old - Enkilum She Is Very Old ;ഇല്ലായിരുന്നെങ്കില്‍ - Illaayirunnenkil‍ | Illayirunnenkil‍ ;മാത്രം - Maathram | Mathram ;എന്നാല്‍ - Ennaal‍ | Ennal‍ ;അങ്ങനെയല്ലായിരുന്നെങ്കില്‍ - Anganeyallaayirunnenkil‍ | Anganeyallayirunnenkil‍ ;

പരന്തു - Paranthu ;but still attractive. You told me I could do that - But Still Attractive. You Told Me I Could Do That ;എന്നാലും - Ennaalum | Ennalum ;but she said that I could not. - But She Said That I Could Not. ;പക്ഷേ I like everything but that. I have no choice but to leave. - Pakshe I Like Everything But That. I Have No Choice But To Leave. ;ഒഴിച്ച്‌ - Ozhichu ;കൂടുതലും - Kooduthalum ;പക്ഷേ - Pakshe ;തു - Thu ;എങ്കിലും - Enkilum ;എന്നിരുന്നാലും - Ennirunnaalum | Ennirunnalum ;എന്നിട്ടും - Ennittum ;അല്ലാതെ - Allaathe | Allathe ;കൂടുതലും I am not rich but poor. - Kooduthalum I Am Not Rich But Poor. ;


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Judges 13:3

And the Angel of the LORD appeared to the woman and said to her, "Indeed now, you are barren and have borne no children, but you shall conceive and bear a son.

ആ സ്ത്രീക്കു യഹോവയുടെ ദൂതൻ പ്രത്യക്ഷനായി അവളോടു പറഞ്ഞതു: നീ മച്ചിയല്ലോ, പ്രസവിച്ചിട്ടുമില്ല; എങ്കിലും നീ ഗർഭംധരിച്ചു ഒരു മകനെ പ്രസവിക്കും.

Romans 4:10

How then was it accounted? While he was circumcised, or uncircumcised? Not while circumcised, but while uncircumcised.

എങ്ങനെ കണക്കിട്ടതു? പരിച്ഛേദനയിലോ? അഗ്രചർമ്മത്തിലോ? പരിച്ഛേദനയിലല്ല. അഗ്രചർമ്മത്തിലത്രേ.

Mark 8:28

So they answered, "John the Baptist; but some say, Elijah; and others, one of the prophets."

യോഹന്നാൻ സ്നാപകനെന്നു ചിലർ, ഏലീയാവെന്നു ചിലർ, പ്രവാചകന്മാരിൽ ഒരുത്തൻ എന്നു മറ്റു ചിലർ എന്നു അവർ ഉത്തരം പറഞ്ഞു.


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