اژدها

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See also: اژدہا

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic әждәһа
Roman əjdəha
Perso-Arabic اژدها

Etymology[edit]

From Persian اژدها (aždahâ).

Noun[edit]

اژدها (əjdəha) (definite accusative اژدهانی, plural اژدهالار)

  1. dragon

Declension[edit]


Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian اژدها (aždahâ).

Noun[edit]

اژدها (ejdehâ)

  1. dragon

Descendants[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾcydhʾk' (az(i)dahāg) / ʾzdhʾg (Manichaean), from Avestan 𐬀𐬲𐬌⸱𐬛𐬀𐬵𐬁𐬐𐬀 (Aži Dahāka), name of a mythical serpent in Zoroastrianism, from 𐬀𐬲𐬌 (aži, snake; dragon), from Proto-Iranian (compare Middle Persian ʾc' (az, dragon)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit अहि (áhi)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ógʷʰis, *h₃égʷʰis (snake). (compare Ancient Greek ὄφις (óphis) and Old Armenian իժ ()). Compare Manichaean Parthian ʾjdhʾg (aždahāg) and Old Armenian Աժդահակ (Aždahak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

اژدها (aždahâ, eždehâ)

Dari اژدها
Iranian Persian اژدها
Tajik аждаҳо (aždaho)
  1. dragon

Descendants[edit]

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