داد

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Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian داد (dâd).

Noun[edit]

داد (dad)

  1. justice (state of being just or fair)

Derived terms[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian dʾt' (dād, law, justice), from earlier dāt, from Old Persian 𐎭𐎠𐎫 (dāta, law), from Proto-Iranian *dāta- (compare Manichaean Middle Persian dʾd (dād), and the Iranian borrowings Classical Syriac ܕܬܐ (dāṯāʾ), Old Armenian դատ (dat), Hebrew דָּת (dāṯ)), from Proto-Indo-European *deh₃- (to give).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

داد (dâd)

  1. justice, equity
  2. shout, yell
  3. redress of grievances
  4. complaint, lamentation (under oppression)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

داد (dâd)

  1. past stem of داد

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “dād”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “داد”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul