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 𐬬𐬁𐬙𐬀 (vāta), Kurdish ba, Baluchi گوات (gwát)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?] (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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