زبان

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زبان

  1. tongue
  2. language

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ŠNA / ʾwzwʾn' (uzwān) (Manichaean ʾzwʾn (uzwān)), from Proto-Iranian *hiźwā- (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه (žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁 (hīzuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язык (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

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Dari زبان
Iranian Persian زبان
Tajik забон (zabon)

زبان (zabân, zobân) (plural زبان‌ها)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian زبان (zabān).

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زبان (zabānfHindi spelling ज़बान

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

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