افسانه

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See also: افسانہ

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian افسانه (afsâne).

Noun[edit]

افسانه (efsâne)

  1. tale
  2. story
  3. fable
  4. legend
  5. myth

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾfsʾng (afsānag, fable).

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari افسانه
Iranian Persian افسانه
Tajik афсона (afsona)

افسانه (afsâne) (plural افسانه‌ها (afsâne-hâ))

  1. tale
    هزار افسانA Thousand Tales
  2. story
  3. fable
  4. legend
  5. myth

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Proper noun[edit]

افسانه (Afsâne)

  1. A female given name, Afsaneh

References[edit]

  • “ʾfsʾng” in Desmond Durkin-Meisterernst (2004), A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian, Turnhout: Brepols