امید

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Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From late Middle Persian ʾwmyt'(*ummēd, hope) from earlier ʾdmyt'(ēmēd, hope). Akin to Baluchi امیت(omit), Northern Kurdish umêd, Central Kurdish ئومێد(umêd), Pashto امید(umīd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

امید ‎(omêd, ommêd) ‎(plural امیدها(omêd, ommêd-hâ))

Dari امید
Iranian Persian امید
Tajik умед, уммед(umed, ummed)
  1. hope

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

امید ‎(Omêd)

  1. A male given name, Omid

References[edit]

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

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian امید(ommid).

Noun[edit]

امید ‎(ummed, ummīdf ‎(Hindi spelling उम्मेद or उम्मीद)

  1. hope
  2. expectation

Synonyms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

امید ‎(Ummīd, Omīdm

  1. A male given name, Ummid, Omid