بازو

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See also: بارو, پارو, and پازو

Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بازو (bâzu)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بازو (bāzum

  1. (obsolete, rare) arm
  2. a wooden long and rigid object on each of the four sides of a simple cot bed

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References[edit]

  • Raverty, H. G. (1867), “بازو”, 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]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Persian 𐎲𐎠𐏀𐎢 (bāzu). Cognate with Avestan 𐬠𐬁𐬰𐬬𐬋 (bāzvō), Sanskrit बाहु (bāhu), Ancient Greek πῆχυς (pêkhus, forearm). Also akin to Old Armenian բազուկ (bazuk), an Iranian borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari بازو
Iranian Persian بازو
Tajik бозу (bozu)

بازو (bâzu) (plural بازوها (bâzu-hâ) or بازوان (bâzovân))

  1. (anatomy) upper arm
  2. (anatomy) arm