او

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Alviri-Vidari[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ov)

  1. (Vidari) water

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic о
Roman o
Perso-Arabic او

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Turkic [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

او (o)

  1. he, she, (singular) they
  2. 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

Kalami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit उदक (udaka), from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥ (water).

Noun[edit]

اُو (ū)

  1. water

Kermanic[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ōū, ō)

  1. (Soi) water

References[edit]

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

Lari[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ow)

  1. water

References[edit]

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

Mazanderani[edit]

Noun[edit]

او (ow, o)

  1. water

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

او (ev)

  1. house
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Turkic ol, from Proto-Turkic.

Pronoun[edit]

او (o)

  1. he, she, (singular) they
  2. it
  3. (demonstrative) that (distant)
Declension[edit]
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Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

او (aw)

  1. and

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian OLE / 𐭥𐭫𐭤 (ōy, he; she; that). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian ʾwy (ōy).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

Dari Persian او
Iranian Persian او
Tajiki Persian ӯ (ü)

او (u)

  1. she, he
  2. they (meaning the third-person singular, of unknown or irrelevant gender)
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".
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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]

Noun[edit]

او (ov)

  1. water

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit.

Adverb[edit]

او (iva)  Hindi spelling: इव (iv)

  1. thus
  2. as
  3. almost

Preposition[edit]

او (iva) (Hindi spelling इव)

  1. as
  2. like

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian او (u)

Pronoun[edit]

او (o) (Hindi spelling )

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