ارغوان

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾlgwkʾn' (argawān, purple), ultimately from Akkadian 𒅈𒂵𒌋𒌋𒉡 / 𒋠𒍝𒆳𒋛𒀀 (argamannu, argawannu, tribute; purple (of textile)), probably via Aramaic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ارغوان (arğavân, arğovân)

Dari ارغوان
Iranian Persian ارغوان
Tajik арғувон, арғавон (arġuvon, arġavon)
Judas tree
  1. purple, dark magneta
  2. Cercis siliquastrum, Judas tree

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Proper noun[edit]

ارغوان (Arğavân)

  1. A female given name, Arghavan, Arghawan

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