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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چند مرد و زنِ جوان در مُسکو
Young men and women in Moscow

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 Northern Kurdish ciwan, Pashto ځوان(źwān), Sanskrit युवन् (yúvan), Latin iuvenis (Italian giovane), Latvian jauns, Old English ġeong (English young).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari Persian جوان
Iranian Persian
Tajik ҷавон (javon)

جوان (javân) (comparative جوان‌تَر(javân-tar), superlative جوان‌تَرین(javân-tarin))

  1. young
  2. youthful

Inflection[edit]

Enclitic-attached forms of جوان (javân)
Basic forms of جوان (javân)
bare جوان
(javân)
ezâfe جوان
(javân-e)
marked indefinite
or relative definite
جوانی
(javân-i)
Possessive forms of جوان (javân)
singular plural
1st person
(“my, our”)
جوانم
(javânam)
جوانمان
(javânemân)
[Term?]
(javânemun)
2nd person
(“your”)
جوانت
(javânat)
[Term?]
(javânet)
جوانتان
(javânetân)
[Term?]
(javânetun)
3rd person
(“his, her, its, their”)
جوانش
(javânaš)
[Term?]
(javâneš)
جوانشان
(javânešân)
[Term?]
(javânešun)
Colloquial.
Predicative forms of جوان (javân)
singular plural
1st person
(“I am, we are”)
جوانم
(javânam)
جوانیم
(javânim)
2nd person
(“you are”)
جوانی
(javâni)
جوانید
(javânid)
جوانین
(javânin)
3rd person
(“he/she/it is, they are”)
جوان است
(javân ast)
جوانه
(javâne)
جوانند
(javânand)
جوانن
(javânan)
Colloquial.

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, from Middle Persian​, Javan.

Related terms[edit]


Sindhi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian جوان‎.

Adjective[edit]

جوان (javānu)

  1. young

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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