وانستن

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian wʾnyst, wʾn- (wānist, wān-, to conquer), from Proto-Iranian. Cognate with Avestan [script needed] (van, to win, triumph, to overcome)[script needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [vɒːnesˈt̪ʰæn]

Verb[edit]

وانستن (vânestan) (present stem وان (vân))

  1. to conquer, to overcome

References[edit]

  • “wʾn-” in Desmond Durkin-Meisterernst (2004), A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian, Turnhout: Brepols