بان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic بَنَى (banā, to build, to erect, to construct).

Noun[edit]

بَانٍ (bāninm (plural بُنَاةٌ (bunātun))

  1. builder
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Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic بَوْن (bawn, interval).

Noun[edit]

بَان (bānm (collective, singulative بَانَة f (bāna))

  1. ben tree, horseradish tree (the Moringa oleifera of Arabia and India, which produces oil of ben)
  2. Egyptian willow (Salix aegyptiaca L.)



Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭯𐭠𐭭 (pān). Compare Old Armenian -պան (-pan).

Noun[edit]

بان (bân)

  1. prince
  2. lord
  3. governor
  4. chief

Suffix[edit]

Dari بان
Iranian Persian بان
Tajik -бон (-bon)

بان (-bân)

  1. keeper
  2. guardian
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭡𐭠𐭭 (bān).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

بان (bân)

  1. roof
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Hindi

Noun[edit]

بان (bân)

  1. arrow

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

بان (bân)

  1. Alternative form of بانگ