دس

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (dast)[script needed], from Old Persian [script needed] (dasta)[Cuneiform needed], from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰés-to- (hand), from *ǵʰes-. Cognate with Kurdish dest, Avestan [script needed] (zasta)[script needed] and Sanskrit हस्त (hasta).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دس (das)

  1. (dialectal) hand
    تو چشام نیگا کن و دستو بذار تو دستم؛ غمو رو-سیاه کن و دستو بذار تو دستم
    Look in my eyes and put your hand in my hand; Denigrate the grief and put your hand in my hand.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit दश (daśa), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

Numeral[edit]

دس (das), Hindi spelling: दस

  1. (cardinal) ten