درود

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian drwd (drōd, well-being, health, welfare), from Old Persian *druwatā-, from 𐎯𐎢𐎽𐎢𐎺 (duruva-, secure, healthy), from Proto-Iranian *druwáh. Compare Avestan 𐬛𐬭𐬎𐬎𐬀𐬙𐬁𐬝(druuatāt̰, health) (from 𐬛𐬭𐬎𐬎𐬀(druua-)). Related to Old Armenian դրուատ (druat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

درود (dorud)

  1. hello; hi; hail

Noun[edit]

درود (dorud)

  1. greeting
  2. health

Descendants[edit]

  • Urdu: درود(durūd)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *dā́ru, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dā́ru, from Proto-Indo-European *dóru. Also see دار(dâr), درخت(deraxt).

Noun[edit]

درود (dorod)

  1. timber
  2. plank

Derived terms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian درود(dorud), from Middle Persian drwd (drōd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

درود (durūdm (Hindi spelling दुरूद)

  1. (Islam) durood (The uttering of specific phrases to compliment the prophet Muhammad whenever he is mentioned or encountered in a text.)