تند

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See also: بندand پند

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

تَنْدُ (tandu) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past active jussive of نَدَا(nadā)
  2. third-person feminine singular non-past active jussive of نَدَا(nadā)

Verb[edit]

تُنْدَ (tunda) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past passive jussive of نَدَا(nadā)
  2. third-person feminine singular non-past passive jussive of نَدَا(nadā)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

تَنْدَ (tanda) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past active jussive of نَدِيَ(nadiya)
  2. third-person feminine singular non-past active jussive of نَدِيَ(nadiya)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (twnd /tund/, sharp, violent), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tewd-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [tond]

Adjective[edit]

تند (tond)

  1. fast
  2. spicy

Adverb[edit]

تند (tond)

  1. fast
  2. quickly

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: թունդ (tʿund)
  • Assyrian Neo-Aramaic: ܬܘܢܕ(tund)
  • Azerbaijani: tünd
  • Ottoman Turkish: تند(tund, tünd)

Further reading[edit]

  • Cheung, Johnny (2007) Etymological Dictionary of the Iranian Verb (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 2), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 390
  • Chyet, Michael L. (2003) , “tund”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, page 628b
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971) A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 84

Punjabi[edit]

Noun[edit]

تند (tandm (Gurmukhi spelling ਤੰਦ)

  1. thread, strand, fibre
  2. tendril
  3. string (of musical instrument)