جگر

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

جگر (jagar, jigar)

  1. liver

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian جگر (jegar).

Noun[edit]

جگر (ciger)

  1. liver, lung

Descendants[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Avestan yākarǝ, Balochi جگر (jagar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit यकृत् (yakṛt)), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁kwr̥- (liver). (compare Old Armenian լեարդ (leard), Greek ήπαρ (ípar), Latin iecur).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari جگر
Iranian Persian جگر
Tajik ҷигар (jigar)

جگر (jegar)

  1. liver
  2. dear, darling (metaphorically)

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian جگر (jegar).

Noun[edit]

جگر (jigarmHindi spelling जिगर

  1. liver
  2. (poetic) heart
  3. (poetic) mind
  4. (poetic) spirit
  5. (poetic) courage
  6. dear, darling (metaphorically)

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