دس

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Mazanderani[edit]

Noun[edit]

دس (das)

  1. hand

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭩𐭣𐭤 (dast), from Old Persian 𐎭𐎿𐎫 (dasta), from Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Kurdish dest, Avestan 𐬰𐬀𐬯𐬙𐬀 (zasta)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?] (compare Sanskrit हस्त (hasta)), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰés-to- (hand), from *ǵʰes- (compare Greek χέρι (chéri), Albanian dorë).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دس (das)

  1. (dialectal) hand
    تو چشام نیگا کن و دستو بذار تو دستم؛ غمو رو-سیاه کن و دستو بذار تو دستم
    Look in my eyes and put your hand in my hand; Denigrate the grief and put your hand in my hand.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *dáśa (compare Sanskrit दश (daśa)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *daća, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.[1]

Numeral[edit]

دس (das), Hindi spelling: दस (das)

  1. (cardinal) ten

References[edit]

  1. ^ Benjamin W. Fortson IV (2010), “Indo-Iranian I: Indic”, in Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction, 2nd edition, page 203