تلخ

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See also: ثلج‎, بلح, and بلخ

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian t’hl’ (taxl), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *tákram, compare Sanskrit तक्र (tákra, buttermilk mixed with water) [1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari Persian تلخ
Iranian Persian
Tajik талх (talx)

تلخ (talx)

  1. bitter

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mayrhofer, Manfred (1992) Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altindoarischen [Etymological Dictionary of Old Indo-Aryan] (in German), volume I, Heidelberg: Carl Winter Universitätsverlag, page 611-612