صندوق

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A loanword, probably from Middle Persian *sandūk. Alternatively, from Ancient Greek συνθήκη (sunthḗkē, compounding; coffin).

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Noun[edit]

صُنْدُوق، صَنْدُوق (ṣúndūq, ṣándūqm, plural صَنَادِيق (ṣánādīq)‎; صُنْدُوقَة (ṣúndūqa)‎ f

  1. chest, box, trunk, crate
    فتحت ميشيل صندوقها الأسود القابع في أعماقها
    fataḥát mīšīl ṣúndūq-hā ʾal-ʾáswad ʾal-qābiʿ fī ʾaʿmāq-hā
    Michelle opened her rarely visited black box in the bottom of her soul
  2. safe, money box, till
  3. treasurer's office, public fund
    صندوق النقد الدولي يضغط على باكستان لجباية الضرائب من اصحاب الأراضي الزراعية
    ṣúndūq ʾan-náqd ʾad-dáwlī yáḍġaṭ ʿalā bākistān li-jíbāya ʾaḍ-ḍárāʾib min ʾáṣḥāb ʾal-ʾárāḍī ʾaz-zírāʿiyya.
    The International Monetary Fund is putting pressure on Pakistan to collect taxes from the owners of agricultural land.

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References[edit]

  • ննդուկ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian صندوق (sanduq), from Arabic صُنْدُوق (ṣundūq).

Noun[edit]

صندوق (sandûk)

  1. box
  2. case
  3. chest
  4. casket

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic صُنْدُوق (ṣundūq).

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Noun[edit]

صندوق (sanduq) (plural صندوق‌ها)

Dari صندوق
Iranian Persian صندوق
Tajik сандуқ (sanduq)
  1. box
  2. trunk
  3. case
  4. chest
  5. casket
  6. till, cash register

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian صندوق (sanduq), from Arabic صُنْدُوق (ṣundūq).

Noun[edit]

صندوق (sandūqmHindi spelling सन्दूक़

  1. box
  2. trunk
  3. coffer
  4. chest
  5. casket