قاز

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian غاز (ğâz), Ossetian хъаз (qaz), Pashto قازه (qāzâ), Avestan 𐬰𐬁 ()), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit हंस (haṁsa)), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans- (compare English goose, Dutch gans, German Gans, Danish, Norwegian and Swedish gås), Irish , Latin ānser, Latvian zùoss, Russian гусь (gus'), Albanian gatë, Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn)). Alternatively of Turkic origin; compare Turkish kaz, itself possibly of ultimately Indo-European origin.

Noun[edit]

قاز (qaz)

  1. goose (a grazing waterfowl of the family Anatidae)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic kaz, from Proto-Turkic *kāz, *Kāŕ (goose). Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.

Noun[edit]

قاز (kaz)

  1. goose

Descendants[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See Persian غاز (qâz).

Noun[edit]

قاز (qâz)

  1. goose (bird)

Synonyms[edit]