دوزخ

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From Middle Persian dwšhw' / 𐭣𐭥𐭱𐭧𐭥𐭩 (dušox, hell) (Manichaean dwšx, dwšwx (dušox), Pazend 𐬛𐬋𐬲𐬀𐬑 (dōžax), 𐬛𐬋𐬰𐬀𐬑 (dōzax), 𐬛𐬋𐬘𐬀𐬑 (dōjax)), from Old Iranian *daušaxva-, *daužaxva, from *duš-ahw-a-, from Proto-Iranian *duš-Hah-u-a-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *duš-Has-u-a-, from Proto-Indo-European *dus-h₁és-u-o-, from *dus- and *h₁es-. Cognates include Manichaean Parthian dwjx (dōžax), Northern Kurdish dojeh, dûjeh, Baluchi دوزه (dōzē), دوژه (dōžē), Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬊𐬲𐬀𐬎𐬎𐬀 (daožauua), 𐬛𐬎𐬲𐬀𐬢𐬵𐬎 (dužaŋhu), Pashto دوغښ (doǧaẍ). Compare Old Armenian դժոխ (džox, hell) and Georgian ჯოჯოხეთი (ǰoǰoxet’i), Iranian borrowings.

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دوزخ (dôzax)

Dari دوزخ
Iranian Persian دوزخ
Tajik дӯзах (düzax)
  1. hell

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