انداختن

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

Dari Persian انداختن
Iranian Persian
Tajik андохтан (andoxtan)

انداختن (andâxtan) (present stem انداز(andâz))

  1. to throw, to eject, to cast
    آن را از پنجره بیرون انداختم.‎‎ (more literary)
    ân-râ az panjere birun andaxtam.
    از پنجره بیرون انداختمش.‎‎ (more colloquial)
    az panjere birun endâxtam-eš.
    I threw it out the window.
    • c. 1260, Rumi, “1:2876—2877”, in The Masnavi:
      کمترک انداز سگ را استخوان، ز آن که سگ چون سیر شد سرکش شود.‎‎
      kamtarak andâz sag-râ ostoxân, z-ân key sag čun šir šod, sarkeš šavad.
      Throw bones to the dog but seldom, because when the dog has eaten its fill, it becomes rebellious.
      (adapted from the Reynold A. Nicholson translation)
  2. to drop
  3. to shoot, to fire
  4. to fire from work
  5. to fall ill
  6. (of animals) to give birth to
    مادیان کره انداخت.‎‎
    mâdiyân korre andâxt.
    The mare gave birth to a foal.

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