мад

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian مادر (mâdar), Baluchi مات (mát), Pashto مور (mor), Kurdish mak, Avestan mātar), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit मातृ (mā́tṛ), Hindi माता (mātā)), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (compare Armenian մայր (mayr), Greek μητέρα (mitéra), Russian мать (mat'), Italian madre, English mother).

Noun[edit]

мад (mad) (plural мадӕлтӕ)

  1. (Iron dialect) mother
    мады лӕгstepfather
    Мады Майрӕм — Virgin Mary

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