است

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Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

اِسْت ‎(istm

  1. anus
  2. buttocks, backside

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭠𐭩𐭲𐭩 ‎(ast), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎫𐎡𐎹 ‎(astiy), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti. Morphologically third-person singular present tense of بودن ‎(budan).

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  1. it is

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است ‎(ast)

  1. is (See Usage Notes at بودن ‎(budan) - to be)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

است ‎(ast)

  1. (rare) bone

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