شاهین

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See also: شاہین and شاهين

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شاهین

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian *šāhēn (literally majestic, kingly) and the given name *Šāhēn. Compare Middle Armenian շահէն (šahēn) and Old Armenian Շահէն (Šahēn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شاهین (šâhin) (plural شاهین‌ها)

Dari شاهین
Iranian Persian شاهین
Tajik шоҳин (šohin)
  1. falcon, especially the Barbary falcon
  2. pointer of a scale

Descendants[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

شاهین (Šâhin)

  1. A male given name, Shahin, Shaahin, Shaheen

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • “Šāhēn” in Ferdinand Justi (1895), Iranisches Namenbuch, Marburg, page 274