دریا

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دریا ‎(daryâ).

Noun[edit]

دریا ‎(deryâ)

  1. (geography) river

Proper noun[edit]

دریا ‎(Deryâ)

  1. A female given name, Derya, Darya

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian dlydʾp̄ ‎(drayāb, sea), from Old Persian 𐎭𐎼𐎹 ‎(draya, ocean, sea), from Proto-Iranian *dzrayah-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĵrayas, from Proto-Indo-European. Cognate with Avestan 𐬰𐬭𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬀𐬢𐬵 ‎(zraiiaŋh-, sea), Sanskrit ज्रयस् ‎(jrayas-, expanse).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dæɾˈjɒː/
  • (dialectal, Bushehr) IPA(key): [deɾˈjɒː]

Noun[edit]

Dari دریا
Iranian Persian دریا
Tajik дарё ‎(daryo)

دریا ‎(daryâ) ‎(plural دریاها ‎(daryâ-hâ))

  1. sea
  2. ocean
  3. river

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

دریا ‎(Daryâ)

  1. A female given name, Darya

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “drayā(b)”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press

Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دریا ‎(daryâ).

Noun[edit]

دریا ‎(daryām ‎(Gurmukhi spelling ਦਰਿਆ)

  1. (geography) river

Synonyms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دریا ‎(daryâ).

Noun[edit]

دریا ‎(daryām ‎(Hindi spelling दर्या)

  1. sea
  2. ocean
  3. river

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]