مروارید

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian مروارید (marvârid).

Noun[edit]

مروارید (mervârid)

  1. pearl

Persian[edit]

Dari مروارید
Iranian Persian مروارید
Tajik марворид (marvorid)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian mwlwʾlyt' (morwārīd), mlwʾlyt (marwārīd), from Old Iranian *margārīta-. Akin to Manichaean Middle Persian mwrwʾryd (morwārīd), Pazend 𐬨𐬏𐬭𐬀𐬎𐬎𐬁𐬭𐬍𐬝 (mūravārīt̰), Manichaean Parthian mwrgʾryd (morγārīd) (from earlier *margārīt), Sogdian mrγʾrt(h) (marγārt, marγārit), Pashto مرغلره (murghalara), Khotanese [script needed] pl (mrāhe, pearl), Central Kurdish مرواری (mirwarî). Possibly related to Sanskrit मञ्जरी (mañjarī). Also compare Ancient Greek μαργαρίτης (margarítēs), Old Armenian մարգարիտ (margarit), Old Georgian მარგარიტი (margariti), მარგალიტი (margaliti), Abkhaz а-мыркы́лд (ā-mərḳə́ld), а-маркы́лд (ā-mārḳə́ld, mother-of-pearl), Jewish Babylonian Aramaic מרגניתא (margānīṯā), Classical Syriac ܡܪܓܢܝܬܐ (margānīṯā), ܡܪܓܢ (margān) (> Arabic مَرْجَان (marjān)), Iranian borrowings.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مروارید (marvârid, morvârid) (plural مرواریدها (marvârid-hâ, morvârid-hâ))

  1. pearl, margarite

Descendants[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

مروارید (Morvârid)

  1. A female given name, Morvarid

Descendants[edit]

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