فروهر

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian plwʾhl (frawahr), via its later form frōhr (attested in Pazend as 𐬟𐬭𐬋𐬵𐬀𐬭 (frōhar)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari فروهر
Iranian Persian فروهر
Tajik фурӯҳар (furühar)

فروهر (foruhar)

  1. matter, essence (distinguished from accident)

Proper noun[edit]

فروهر (Foruhar)

  1. faravahar, fravashi
  2. A surname​. Forouhar, Foroohar

References[edit]

  • فروهر in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • "frawahr" in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5