سرای

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian سرای (sarây).

Noun[edit]

سرای (serây, saray)

  1. house
  2. mansion
  3. palace

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian slʾd (srāy, hall, house), from Old Persian *srāda. Compare Old Armenian սրահ (srah), սրահակ (srahak), Judeo-Persian סראה (srāh, vestibule), Arabic سُرَادِق (surādiq), and Classical Mandaic ࡎࡓࡃࡒࡀ (sradqāʾ), Iranian borrowings.

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Noun[edit]

سرای (sarây) (plural سرای‌ها (sarây-hâ))

  1. hall
  2. dwelling, house
  3. mansion
  4. inn
  5. palace, grand edifice, king's court, seraglio

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