خاج

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See also: حاج, چاچ, and خاچ

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian խաչ (xačʿ, cross, crucifix).

Noun[edit]

خاج (xāj)

  1. cross
  2. the soft part of the ear

References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “خاج”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “խաչ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press