خنجر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian خنجر ‎(xanjar).

Noun[edit]

خَنْجَر ‎(ḵanjarm ‎(plural خَنَاجِر ‎(ḵanājir))

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar

Declension[edit]


Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خَنْجَر ‎(ḵanjar), from Persian خنجر ‎(xanjar), from Parthian xnjyr, hynjyr ‎(xenjer, henjer, dagger).

Noun[edit]

خنجر ‎(hancer)

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian; compare Manichaean Parthian xnjyr ‎(xenjer), hynjyr ‎(henjer, dagger).

Noun[edit]

Dari خنجر
Iranian Persian خنجر
Tajik ханҷар ‎(xanjar)

خنجر ‎(xanjar) ‎(plural خنجرها ‎(xanjar-hâ))

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar