جوان

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Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-.

Adjective[edit]

جوان ‎(jawán)

  1. young

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Persian[edit]

Dari جوان
Iranian Persian جوان
Tajik ҷавон ‎(javon)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian, from Old Persian, from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-. Cognate with Kurdish ciwan, Pashto ځوان ‎(źwān), Sanskrit युवन् ‎(yúvan), Latin iuvenis (Italian giovane), Latvian jauns, Old English ġeong (English young).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

جوان ‎(javân) ‎(comparative جوان‌تر, superlative جوان‌ترین)

  1. young
  2. youthful

Inflection[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari جوان
Iranian Persian جوان
Tajik ҷавон ‎(javon)

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

  1. youth
  2. youngster
  3. young person

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Proper noun[edit]

جوان ‎(Javân)

  1. A female given name
  2. A surname​.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian جوان ‎(javân), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-. Compare also Sanskrit युवन् ‎(yúvan).

Adjective[edit]

جوان ‎(javān or juvān) — Hindi spelling: जवान ‎(javān)

  1. young
  2. youthful

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