хъаз

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Ossetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian غاز (qâz), Kurdish qaz, قاز, Pashto قازه (qāzâ), Avestan 𐬰𐬁 ()), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit हंस (haṁsa), Hindi हंस (haṁsa)), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans- (compare English goose, Dutch gans, German Gans, Danish, Norwegian and Swedish gås), Irish , Latin ānser, Latvian zùoss, Russian гусь (gus'), Albanian gatë, Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn)).

Noun[edit]

хъаз (qaz)

  1. goose