تاج

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Parthian [script needed] (tāg), attested in 𐫟𐫀𐫡𐫤𐫀𐫃(xʾrtʾg /xārtāg/, crown of thorns), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (to cover). Related to Arabic تَخْت(taḵt, bed, couch,..), also an Iranian borrowing; and to Aramaic תָּגָא(tāḡā).

Attested as 𐢞𐢄(tj, crown) (Nabatean script) in the 4th-century Namara inscription.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

تَاج (tājm (plural تِيجَان(tījān))

  1. crown
    الصِّحَّةُ تَاجٌ عَلَى رُؤُوسِ الْأَصِحَّاءِ لَا يَرَاهُ إِلَّا الْمَرْضَى.‎‎
    aṣ-ṣiḥḥatu tājun ʿalā ruʾūsi l-ʾaṣiḥḥāʾi lā yarāhu ʾillā l-marḍā.
    Health is a crown on the heads of the healthy, that only the ill can see.

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Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian تاج(tâj).

Noun[edit]

تاج (táj)

  1. crown

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَاج(tāj).

Noun[edit]

تاج (tac, taç)

  1. crown, diadem
  2. regal power, the position of someone who bears a crown
  3. (figuratively) reign
  4. a headdress worn by various orders of dervishes, a mitre
  5. corolla of a flower
  6. chapiteau of an alembic
  7. the تاج التواریخ (tac üt-tevarih, Crown of Histories) by Sadeddin, a model for the ornatest style of literature

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَاج(tāj), from Parthian [Manichaean needed] (tʾg /tāg/, crown), attested in 𐫟𐫀𐫡𐫤𐫀𐫃(xʾrtʾg /xārtāg/, crown of thorns), from Old Iranian *tāga-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (to cover).

Related to Persian تخت(taxt, bed, throne), and akin to Old Armenian թագ (tʿag), Arabic تاج(tāj), and Aramaic תָּגָא(tāḡā), Iranian borrowings.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian تاج
Iranian Persian
Tajik тоҷ (toj)

تاج (tâj) (plural تاج‌ها(tâj-hâ))

  1. crown
  2. tuft

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian تاج(tâj).

Noun[edit]

تاج (tājm (Hindi spelling ताज)

  1. crown