تازیک

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Persian[edit]

Dari تازیک
Iranian Persian تازیک
Tajik тозик ‎(tozik)

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian tʾcyk' ‎(Tāčīk, Tāzīg, Arab), from Arabic طَيِّء ‎(ṭayyiʾ, name of an Arab clan). Compare Classical Syriac ܛܝܝܐ ‎(Ṭayyāyāʾ, Arab).

Noun[edit]

تازیک ‎(Tâzik) ‎(plural تازیکان ‎(Tâzikân))

  1. (obsolete) Arab; Arabic
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Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly re-borrowed from Old Turkic Täzik ‎(non-Turk/Iranian of Central Asia) (Orkhon inscription), from Middle Persian tʾcyk' ‎(Tāčīk, Tāzīg, Arab).

Noun[edit]

تازیک ‎(Tâzik) ‎(plural تازیکان ‎(Tâzikân))

  1. (archaic) Persian (as opposed to Turk)
    • Abolfazl Beyhaqi, Târix-e Beyhaqi, edited by Ali-Akbar Fayyâz, page 47:
      و حاجب بزرگ علی بازگشت و همه بزرگان سپاه را از تازیک و ترک با خویشتن برد ...
      va Hâjeb Bozorg Ali bâzgašt o hame-ye bozorgân-e sepâh râ az Tâzik o Tork bâ xištan bord ...
      and Hâjeb Bozorg Ali returned and brought all commanders of the army—both Persian and Turk—with himself ...
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