ایوان

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾʾywn (āywan, palace).

Noun[edit]

ایوان (eyvân, ivan)

  1. (archaic) palace
  2. porch
  3. portico
  4. balcony
  5. verandah

Etymology 2[edit]

From Russian Иван (Ivan).

Proper noun[edit]

ایوان (Ivân)

  1. A male given name

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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