از

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See also: ار‎, أر, and آر

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ز(ze)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭭(az).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

Dari Persian از
Iranian Persian از
Tajiki Persian аз (az)

از (az)

  1. from
  2. since
    از کی تا حالا؟
    Az kéy tâ hâlâ?
    Since when?
  3. than
    این کتاب از آن کتاب بهتر است.
    In ketâb az ân ketâb behtar ast. (more literary)
    This book is better than that one.
    این کتاب از اون کتاب بهتره.
    In ketâb az un ketâb behtar-e. (more colloquial)
    This book is better than that one.
  4. of

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian از(az).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

از (az)

  1. from, by
    Synonym: سے(se)