جوان

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See also: ځوانand خوان

Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَوَان (jawānf pl

  1. plural of جَانّ(jānn)
  2. jinn rarely
  3. Earth or builder type of jinn
  4. Serpentine or draconic type of jinn
  5. Snakes or Serpents

Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *HyúHā, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HyúHā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yéwHō.

Adjective[edit]

جوان (jawán)

  1. young

Antonyms[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (yw'n /ǰuwān/), from Proto-Iranian *HyúHā, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HyúHā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yéwHō. Cognate with Kurdish ciwan, Pashto ځوان(źwān), Sanskrit युवन् (yúvan), Latin iuvenis (Italian giovane), Latvian jauns, Old English ġeong (English young).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /dʒawɒːn/

Adjective[edit]

Dari Persian جوان
Iranian Persian
Tajik ҷавон (javon)

جوان (javân) (comparative جوان‌تر‎, superlative جوان‌ترین‎)

  1. young
  2. youthful

Inflection[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian جوان
Iranian Persian
Tajik ҷавон (javon)

جوان (javân) (plural جوان‌ها(javân-hâ) or جوانان(javânân))

  1. youth
  2. youngster
  3. young person

Synonyms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

جوان (javân)

  1. A female given name, Javan, from Middle Persian.
  2. A surname​, Javan.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian جوان(javân), from Proto-Iranian *HyúHā, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HyúHā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yéwHō. Compare also Sanskrit युवन् (yúvan).

Adjective[edit]

جوان (javān or juvān) (Hindi spelling जवान)

  1. young
  2. youthful

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