برنج

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Bakhtiari[edit]

Noun[edit]

برنج (berenj)

  1. rice

Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian برنج (berenj).

Noun[edit]

برنج (birinc)

  1. rice

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian برنج (berenj).

Noun[edit]

برنج (birinc)

  1. rice

Descendants[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian blnj (*brinǰ); see there for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari برنج
Iranian Persian برنج
Tajik биринҷ (birinj)

برنج (berenj)

  1. rice

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian blnc (brinj, bronze, brass). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian bryng (bring, bronze, brass). Akin to Old Armenian պղինձ (płinj, copper), Old Georgian პილენძი (ṗilenʒi), Georgian სპილენძი (sṗilenʒi), ბრინჯაო (brinǯao, bronze), Iranian borrowings.

Noun[edit]

برنج (berenj)

  1. brass
Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • پرنگ in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul