اسفنج

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic إسفنج, or from Persian اسپنگ (espang), and maybe from Middle Persian *[script needed] (spang) from Ancient Greek σπόγγος (spóngos)

Noun[edit]

اسفنج (esfanj) (plural اسفنج‌ها (esfanj-hâ))

  1. sponge

Derived terms[edit]

  1. سنگ اسپنگ (sang-e-espang, cystolith) (in Burhān-i-Qāṭiʿ [1].)

References:[edit]

  1. ^ Ben xalaf tabrizi, Mohammad Hosayn, Editor: Mohammad Moin , Burhān-i-Qāṭiʿ (برهان قاطع) (In Persian), V:II , Amir Kabir pub. , Tehran, 1958 ISBN: 978-964-00-1478-3

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian اسفنج, from Arabic إِسْفَنْج (ʾisfanj), from Ancient Greek σπόγγος

Noun[edit]

اسفنج (isfanj? (Hindi spelling इस्फ़ंज)

  1. sponge