زوان

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Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *hiźu̯ā-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

زوان (zawán)

  1. tongue
  2. language

See also[edit]


Laki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *hiźu̯ā-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

زوان (transliteration needed)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian uzvān, from Proto-Iranian *hiźu̯ā- (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه (žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁 (hizvā)), 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).

Noun[edit]

زوان (zovân, zavân)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language