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). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian dʾd ‎(dād), and the Iranian borrowings Classical Syriac ܕܬܐ ‎(dāṯāʾ), Old Armenian դատ ‎(dat), Hebrew דָּת ‎(dāṯ).

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]

  • “dād” in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5
  • داد in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul