دف

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭣𐭯 (dap).

Verb[edit]

دَفَّ (dáffa) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to flap the wings (of a bird)

دَفَّ (dáffa) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to hurry, rush

Noun[edit]

دَفّ (daffm, plural دُفُوف (dufūf)‎

  1. side, lateral surface

دف (duff, daffm, plural دُفُوف (dufūf)‎

  1. (music) tambourine

Related terms[edit]


Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

دف (daf)

  1. mouth

See also[edit]


Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دف (daf).

Noun[edit]

دف (def, tef)

  1. daf (a Persian frame drum)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭣𐭯 (dap), ultimately from Sumerian 𒁾 (dub, tablet).

Noun[edit]

Dari دف
Iranian Persian دف
Tajik даф (daf)

دف (daf)

  1. daf (a Persian frame drum)