مادر

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭠𐭲𐭥 (mātar), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐎫𐎠 (mātā), from Proto-Iranian (compare Kurdish mak, Baluchi مات (mát), Pashto مور (mor), Ossetian мад (mad), Avestan mātar), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit मातृ (mā́tṛ), Hindi माता (mātā), मां (mā̃)), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (compare Armenian մայր (mayr), Greek μητέρα (mitéra), Russian мать (mat'), Italian madre, English mother).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɒːˈd̪æɾ]
    (file)
  • (dialectal, Isfahan) IPA(key): /mɒːˈdeɾ/

Noun[edit]

Dari مادر
Iranian Persian مادر
Tajik модар (modar)

مادر (mâdar) (plural مادران (mâdarân))

  1. mother, mama
    دائیتم. مادرت جواهرمه.
    Dâ'ítam. Mâdáret xâháram-e.
    I'm your (maternal) uncle. Your mother is my sister.
    فردا باید برم خونه مادرم.
    Fardâ bâyad beram xune-ye mâdaram.
    I need to go to my mother's house tomorrow.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian مادر (mādar), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐎫𐎠 (mātā).

Noun[edit]

مادر (mādarfHindi spelling मादर

  1. mother, mama