ده

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See also: دەand دہ

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ذَا(ḏā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ده (dam (f دي‎, pl دول‎)

  1. this
    قريت الكتاب ده
    I read this book.

Pronoun[edit]

ده (dam (f دي‎, pl دول‎)

  1. this
    ده كتاب
    This is a book

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Dari Persian ده
Iranian Persian
Tajik даҳ (dah)

From Middle Persian [script needed] (dah), from Old Persian *𐎭𐎰 (*daθa), from Proto-Iranian *daśa, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *daća, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥. Compare Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬯𐬀(dasa), Northern Kurdish deh, Ossetian дӕс (dæs), Pashto لس(ləs), Sanskrit दश (daśa), Urdu دس(das), also Armenian տասը (tasə), Greek δέκα (déka), Russian десять (desjatʹ), Latin decem, English ten.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Persian numbers (edit)
100[a], [b]
 ←  9 ۱۰
10
11  → 
1
    Cardinal: ده
    Ordinal: دهم

Numeral[edit]

ده (dah) (Persian numeral ۱۰‎)

  1. ten

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian ‎𐭬𐭲𐭠(deh, country, land, village), from Old Persian 𐎭𐏃𐎹𐎠𐎢 (dahạyau), from Proto-Iranian *dahyu- (country, district, province). Compare Old Armenian դեհ (deh), an Iranian borrowing.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari Persian ده
Iranian Persian
Tajik деҳ (deh)

Noun[edit]

ده (deh) (plural دهات(dehât))

  1. village
    Synonyms: روستا(rustâ), قریه(qariye)
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle Armenian: դիհ (dih)

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ده (deh)

Dari Persian ده
Iranian Persian
Tajik диҳ (dih)
  1. present stem of دادن (dâdan), to give

References[edit]

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