اسپریس

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Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾsplys (a/əsp(a)rēs). Compare Old Armenian ասպարէզ (asparēz), Georgian ასპარეზი (asparezi) and Classical Syriac ܐܣܦܪܝܣܐ (ʾespərêsāʾ), Iranian borrowings. Cognate with Proto-Germanic *spurdz (stadium, racetrack).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔæspˈɾeːs/, /ʔæspæˈɾeːs/, /ʔespæˈɾeːs/
  • (Iranian Persian) IPA(key): [æspˈɾiːs], [æspæˈɾiːs], [espæˈɾiːs]

Noun[edit]

Dari اسپریس
Iranian Persian اسپریس
Tajik аспрес (aspres)

اسپریس (a/esparês) (plural اسپریس‌ها (a/esparês-hâ))

  1. racecourse, hippodrome
  2. (archaic) battlefield

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