او

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See also: أوand آو

Alviri-Vidari[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *Hā́fš.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ov)

  1. (Vidari) water

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]


Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic о
Roman o
Perso-Arabic او

Pronoun[edit]

او (o)

  1. Arabic spelling of o (he, she, it)

Bakhtiari[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (aw)

  1. water

References[edit]

  • The Phonology of the Bakhtiari, Badakhshani, and Madaglashti Dialects of Modern Persian (1922)

Brahui[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

او (ō)

  1. he

Chagatai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

او (u)

  1. he, she, it

Declension[edit]


Kalami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit उदक (udaka), from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥ (water). Cognate with Indus Kohistani وی (vī́).

Noun[edit]

اُو (ū)

  1. water

Kashmiri[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /waːwuk/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /oː/

Letter[edit]

او (ō)

  1. a vowel of Kashmiri.

Forms[edit]

The vowel او in its initial form is او , middle form و and final form و

See also[edit]

  • Previous vowel: اۆ(o)
  • Next vowel : اۄ()

Kermanic[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ōū, ō)

  1. (Soi) water

References[edit]

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I., Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura, 2000

Lari[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ow)

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I., Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura, 2000

Mazanderani[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ow, o)

  1. water

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *eb (dwelling place, house).

Noun[edit]

او (ev)

  1. house
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Gagauz: ev
  • Turkish: ev
  • Crimean Tatar: ev

Etymology 2[edit]

The older اول(ol) reduced to this form in ordinary speech.

Pronoun[edit]

او (o)

  1. Alternative form of اول(ol, he, she, it)

Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aw/
  • (file)

Conjunction[edit]

او (aw)

  1. and

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (OLE), 𐭥𐭫𐭤(ʿlh), 𐫀𐫇𐫏(ʾwy /ōy/, he; she; that).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Pronoun[edit]

Dari Persian او
Iranian Persian
Tajik ӯ (ü)

او (u)

  1. she, he, they (meaning the third-person singular, of unknown or irrelevant gender, but animate)
Usage notes[edit]
  • Colloquially, contracted to اونو (uno) when used with the direct-object particle را().
  • Only used for animate referents, that is, “he” and “she”, not “it”.
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ow)

  1. (dialectal, various locations) water
  2. (dialectal, various locations) liquid
  3. (dialectal, various locations) juice

Talysh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *Hā́fš.

Noun[edit]

او (ov)

  1. water

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit इव (iva).

Adverb[edit]

او (iva) (Hindi spelling इव)

  1. thus
  2. as
  3. almost

Preposition[edit]

او (iva) (Hindi spelling इव‎)

  1. as
  2. like

Etymology 2[edit]

From Classical Persian او(ō)

Pronoun[edit]

او (o) (Hindi spelling )

  1. he, she, (singular) they
  2. it
  3. that