داد

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Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian داد (dâd).

Noun[edit]

داد (dad)

  1. justice (state of being just or fair)

Derived terms[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian dʾt' (dād, law, justice), from earlier dāt, from Old Persian 𐎭𐎠𐎫 (dāta, law). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian dʾd (dād), and the Iranian borrowings Classical Syriac ܕܬܐ (dāṯāʾ), Old Armenian դատ (dat), Hebrew דָּת (dāṯ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

داد (dâd)

  1. law
  2. shout, yell
  3. justice, equity
  4. redress of grievances
  5. complaint, lamentation (under oppression)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

داد (dâd)

  1. past stem of داد

References[edit]

  • "dād" in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5
  • داد in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul