بهمن

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

بَهْمَن (bahmanm

  1. behen (Centaurea behen, Limonium spp. …)
    • 1025, ابن سينا (Avicenna), القانون في الطب‎ [Canon Medicinae], Rome: Stamperia Orientale Medicea, published 1593, Liber 2, page 252:
      زعم قوم أن الريوند أصول بهمن في الصين ويجلب من ثم الى البلاد
      The people says that the rhubarb is the stems of the behen in China and it is imported from there into the bleds.

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References[edit]

  • Dozy, Reinhart Pieter Anne (1881), “بهمن”, in Supplément aux dictionnaires arabes (in French), volume 1, Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 123
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “بهمن”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 168

Gulf Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بهمن(bahman). The family is a Kuwaiti family of Persian descent, an ethnic group known in Kuwait as عيم(ʿayam).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kuwait) IPA(key): /ˈbəhmən/

Proper noun[edit]

بَهْمَن (bahman)

  1. Kuwaiti family name; Bahman; Behman; Behmen

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Middle Persian whwmn’ (Wahman), lit. “good mind”; name of the first Amahraspand (divine deity) in Zoroastrianism, guardian of cattle.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bæhmæn/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Dari Persian بهمن
Iranian Persian بهمن
Tajiki Persian Баҳман (Bahman)

بهمن (bahman)

  1. Bahman, the eleventh month of the solar Persian calendar.
  2. Name of the second day of any month of the solar Persian calendar.
  3. A male given name, Bahman.

Noun[edit]

بهمن (bahman)

  1. avalanche