اوان

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Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reborrowed from Arabic أَوَان ‎(ʾawān), from Middle Persian ʾwʾm, ʾʾwʾm ‎(āwām, time, space of time; age, epoch; point of time, occasion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari اوان
Iranian Persian اوان
Tajik авон ‎(avon)

اوان ‎(avân) ‎(plural اوان‌ها ‎(avân-hâ))

  1. time, season

References[edit]

  • Durkin-Meisterernst, Desmond (2004), “ʾwʾm”, in A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian (Corpus Fontium Manichaeorum; 3.1), Turnhout: Brepols