خفتن

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Arabic[edit]

Verb[edit]

خِفْتُنَّ ‎(ḵiftunna) ‎(form I)

  1. second-person feminine plural past active of خَافَ ‎(ḵāfa)
  2. second-person feminine plural past passive of خَافَ ‎(ḵāfa)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian hwptn, hwps- ‎(xuftan, xufs-, to sleep) (compare Parthian xwsp- ‎(xusp-)), from Proto-Indo-European *su̯ep-, sup- ‎(to sleep).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

خفتن ‎(xoftan) ‎(present stem خسپ ‎(xosp))

  1. (archaic) to sleep

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