آیین

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See also: آئین

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old Armenian օրէն (ōrēn), an Iranian borrowing.

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian آئین, آیین
Iranian Persian آئین, آیین
Tajiki Persian оин (oyin)

آیین (âyin)

  1. institution, rite, ceremony, custom, ordinance, canon, usage, prescription
  2. common law (in contradistinction to the laws delivered by Muhammad)
  3. mode, form, manner
  4. (obsolete) ornament, decoration

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