سفید

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier سپید (sapêd), from Middle Persian spyt' (spēd, white), from Old Iranian *spaita- (compare Avestan 𐬯𐬞𐬀𐬉𐬙𐬀 (spaēta, white)), from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit श्वेत (śveta, white, bright)), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine) (compare Old Church Slavonic свѣтъ (světŭ), Old English hwīt (white).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari سفید
Iranian Persian سفید
Tajik сафед (safed)

سفید (safid, sefid)

  1. white
  2. fair
  3. pale
  4. clear

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Dehkhoda Persian Dictionary, اسپید
  2. ^ Dehkhoda Persian Dictionary, اسفید
  3. ^ Dehkhoda Persian Dictionary, اسبید

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian سفید

Adjective[edit]

سفید (safed) — Hindi spelling: सफ़ेद

  1. white
  2. clean
  3. blank

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