بنفشه

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian wnpšk' (wanafšag, violet); see there for more.

Noun[edit]

بنفشه (banafše) (plural بنفشه‌ها (banafše-hâ))

  1. violet (flower)
    بنفشه فرنگی‎ ― banafše-ye farangipansy

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References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “wanafšag”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “بنفشه”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul

Proper noun[edit]

بنفشه (Banafše)

  1. A female given name, Banafsheh