جز

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic جزيرة (jazīra).

Noun[edit]

جز (jaz)

  1. (rare) island

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian

Preposition[edit]

جز (joz)

  1. except
    جز این از هر کتابی خوشم می‌آد.
    Joz in az har ketâbi xošam mi-âd.
    I like every book except for this one.

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic جزء (juzʾ).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

جز (joz')

  1. part

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • جز in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • կղզի in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University