ده

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See also: دە

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ده (dam (f دي, pl دول)

  1. this
    قريت الكتاب ده
    I read this book.

Pronoun[edit]

ده (dam (f دي, pl دول)

  1. this
    ده كتاب
    This is a book

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (dah), from Old Persian [script needed] (daϑa), from Proto-Iranian *daśa, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Compare Avestan [script needed] (dasa), Kurdish deh, Ossetian дӕс (dæs), Pashto لس (ləs), Sanskrit दश (daśa), Urdu دس (das), also Armenian տասը (tasə), Greek δέκα (déka), Russian десять (desjatʹ), Latin decem, English ten.

Cardinal number[edit]

ده (dah)

Dari ده
Iranian Persian ده
Tajik даҳ (dah)
  1. ten

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Iranian *dahyu- (country, district, province). Compare Old Armenian դեհ (deh), an Iranian borrowing.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ده (deh)

  1. village

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ده (deh)

  1. present stem of دادن (dâdan), to give