باد

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Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian باد(bâd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

باد (bâdm

  1. (obsolete, rare) wind

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References[edit]

  • Raverty, H. G. (1867), “باد”, in A dictionary of the Puk'hto, Pus'hto, or language of the Afghans: with remarks on the originality of the language, and its affinity to other oriental tongues, London: Williams & Nortgate

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Avestan [script needed](vā́ta, vātō), Kurdish ba با, Baluchi گوات(gwát)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit वात(vā́ta)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts(blowing), present participle of *h₂weh₁-(to blow).

Noun[edit]

Dari باد
Iranian Persian باد
Tajik бод(bod)

باد (bâd)

  1. wind
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Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened form of بواد(bovâd), from Middle Persian [Term?], an old inherited subjunctive form.

Verb[edit]

باد (bâd)

  1. (poetic, literary) Third-person singular present subjunctive of بودن(budan), used in an optative sense
    شرم بر شما باد
    Šarm bar šomâ bâd!
    Shame be upon you!
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