بازو

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See also: بارو‎, پارو, and پازو

Khowar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Urdu بازو(bāzū), from Persian بازو(bâzu).

Noun[edit]

بازو (bazú)

  1. the arm

References[edit]

  • Elena Bashir; Maula Nigah; Rahmat Karim Baig (2005), “بازو”, in A digital Khowar-English dictionary with audio, Chicago: South Asia Language and Area Center, University of Chicago.

Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بازو(bâzu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بازو (bâzum

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

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

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) and Latin bracchium. Also akin to Old Armenian բազուկ (bazuk), an Iranian borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari بازو
Iranian Persian
Tajik бозу (bozu)

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

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

Descendants[edit]

  • Hindustani:
    Hindi: बाज़ू (bāzū)
    Urdu: بازو
  • Malay: baju (see there for further descendants)
  • Turkish: pazu

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بازو‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بازو (bāzūm (Hindi spelling बाज़ू)

  1. (anatomy) arm
    اس کے بازو پر ایک نشان ہے۔‎‎ ― He has a scar on his arm.
  2. (anatomy) wing of a bird, etc.
  3. (military) flank of an army
  4. (figuratively) supporter or companion
  5. side of a framework or a door, doorpost
  6. sleeve of a garment

References[edit]


Ushojo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pashto بازو(bāzū).

Noun[edit]

بازو (bāzū)

  1. charpai (Pakistani-Afghani bed) arms/legs.