دندان

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Persian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (KKA, dnd’n’ /dandān/, tooth), from Proto-Iranian *Hdantán-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hdánts, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts (tooth).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dændɒːn/
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  • (dialectal, Hamadan) IPA(key): /dendɒːn/

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian دندان
Iranian Persian
Tajik дандон (dandon)

دندان (dandân) (plural دندان‌ها(dandân-hâ))

  1. tooth
  2. purging croton (Croton tiglium)

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old Armenian: դանդան (dandan)

Further reading[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “دندان”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Vullers, Johann August (1855), “دندان”, in Lexicon Persico-Latinum etymologicum cum linguis maxime cognatis Sanscrita et Zendica et Pehlevica comparatum, e lexicis persice scriptis Borhâni Qâtiu, Haft Qulzum et Bahâri agam et persico-turcico Farhangi-Shuûrî confectum, adhibitis etiam Castelli, Meninski, Richardson et aliorum operibus et auctoritate scriptorum Persicorum adauctum (in Latin), volume I, Bonn: Adolf Marcus, pages 909a–910a

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دندان(dandân). Doublet of دانت(dā̃t).

Noun[edit]

دندان (dandānm (Hindi spelling दन्दान)

  1. tooth

Synonyms[edit]