English translation of 'लेकिन'
1. but conjunction
You use but to link an excuse or apology with what you are about to say.
I'm sorry, but it's nothing to do with you.
2. but conjunction
You use but when you are adding something or changing the subject.
I can't figure out why he did it — but anyway, he succeeded.
3. yet conjunction
You can use yet to introduce a fact which seems rather surprising after the previous fact you have just mentioned.
I don't eat much, yet I am overweight.
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Translation of लेकिन from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary