ایوان

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾʾywn (āywan, palace), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎱𐎭𐎠𐎴 (apadāna).

Noun[edit]

ایوان (eyvân)

  1. (archaic) palace
  2. porch
  3. portico
  4. iwan
  5. balcony
  6. verandah

Etymology 2[edit]

From Russian Иван (Ivan).

Proper noun[edit]

ایوان (Ivân)

  1. A male given name

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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