خور

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Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian خواهر (xâhar), Kurdish xwişk, xweh, خوشک (xoshk), Baluchi گوہار (gohár), Ossetian хо (xo), Avestan 𐬓𐬀𐬢𐬵𐬀𐬭 (xᵛaŋhar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *swasar- (compare Sanskrit स्वसृ (svásṛ)), from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr (compare Armenian քույր (kʿuyr), Russian сестра (sestra), Welsh chwaer, French sœur, English sister).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خور (xorf

  1. sister

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Kurdish xor, xur, Ossetian хур (xur), Avestan [script?] (hvarə)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *súHr̥ (compare Sanskrit स्वर् (svàr), सूर्य (sū́rya)), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari خور
Iranian Persian خور
Tajik хōr (xōr)

خور (xor, xwar)

  1. sun

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