مرد

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

مرد (mard)

  1. man (male human)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian GBRA / mlt' (mard, man), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎼𐎫𐎡𐎹 (martiya, man), probably from Proto-Iranian from Proto-Indo-Iranian, and ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥tós, *mr̥tó- (mortal), from *mer- (to die). Akin to Kurdish mêr, Sanskrit मर्त (márta, mortal, man), Old Armenian մարդ (mard, man), Ancient Greek βροτός (brotós, mortal). See also مردن (mordan), مرده (morde).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mæɾd/
  • (file)
  • (dialectal, Khesht, Konartakhteh, Dashtestan) IPA(key): /meɾd/

Noun[edit]

Dari مرد
Iranian Persian مرد
Tajik мард (mard)

مرد (mard) (plural مردان (mardân) or مردها (mard-hâ))

  1. man (male human)

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