ŠNT

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See also: snt, SNT, snṯ, and šnṯ

Middle Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Persian 𐎰𐎼𐎭 (θ-r-d /θard-, θarad-/, year), from Proto-Iranian *carHdáh, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćarHáts, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *ḱelh₁- (to warm up, to be hot). Compare the second component of Old Armenian loanwords նաւա-սարդ (nawa-sard), երիտա-սարդ (erita-sard), աւ-սարդ (aw-sard). Logogram from Aramaic 𐡔𐡍𐡕(šnt, year)..

Noun[edit]

ŠNT (sāl)

  1. year
    • Wizīdagīhā ī Zādspram, chapter 3, line 28
      PWN 1000 ŠNT gwhl Y kwp BYN zmyk' YHBWNt YKOYMWNʾt
      pad hazār sāl gōhr ī kōf andar zamīg dād ēstād
      for a thousand years the substance of the mountains had been created in the earth.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Persian: سال(sâl)
    • Hindi: साल (sāl)
    • Urdu: سال(sāl)
    • Bengali: সাল (śal)

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “sāl”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press