است

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

اِسْت (istm

  1. anus
  2. buttocks, backside

See also[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭠𐭩𐭲𐭩 (ast), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎫𐎡𐎹 (astiy), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ést. Morphologically third-person singular present tense of بودن (budan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

است (ast)

  1. is (See Usage Notes at بودن (budan) - to be)
Synonyms[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian [script?] ast, from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HastH-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ésth₁. Cognate with Kurdish hestî, Avestan asti-, Sanskrit and Hindi अस्थि (asthi), Latin os (Italian osso), Ancient Greek ὀστέον (osteon) (Greek οστό (ostó)), Old Armenian ոսկր (oskr) (Armenian ոսկոր (oskor)).

Noun[edit]

است (ast)

  1. (rare) bone

See also[edit]