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 Persian خنجر (xanjar).

Noun[edit]

خنجر (hancer)

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[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

Descendants[edit]