چاشت

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

چاشت (cášt)

  1. lunch

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭰𐭠𐭱𐭲 (čāšt, lunch, meal). Akin to Old Armenian ճաշ (čaš), an Iranian borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

چاشت (čâšt)

  1. the middle hour between sunrise and the meridian
  2. what is then eaten, breakfast, early dinner, luncheon

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • چاشت in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul