باد

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See also: پاد

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ب ي د(b-y-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَادَ (bāda) I, non-past يَبِيدُ‎‎ (yabīdu)

  1. to perish, to die, to become extinct
    Synonyms: فَنِيَ(faniya), هَلَكَ(halaka), زَهَقَ(zahaqa), زَالَ(zāla)
    Antonyms: بَقِيَ(baqiya), دَامَ(dāma)
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Derived from the active participle of بَدَا(badā, to appear) from the root ب د و(b-d-w).

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Adjective[edit]

بَادٍ (bādin) (feminine بَادِيَة(bādiya), masculine plural بُدَاة(budāh))

  1. apparent, evident, obvious, plain, visible
  2. inhabiting the desert
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Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian باد(bâd). Doublet of وو().

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Noun[edit]

باد (bâdm

  1. wind

Further reading[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 Middle Persian wād, from Proto-Iranian *HwáHatah, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HwáHatas, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts (wind).

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian باد
Iranian Persian
Tajik бод (bod)

باد (bâd)

  1. wind

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened form of بواد(bovâd), from Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (bawād), 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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