دهان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root د ه ن ‎(d-h-n); compare دَهَنَ ‎(dahana, to oil, to paint).

Noun[edit]

دِهَان ‎(dihānm ‎(plural دِهَانَات ‎(dihānāt) or أَدْهِنَة ‎(ʾadhina))

  1. cold cream, cosmetic cream, salve, ointment, unguent
  2. paint, varnish
  3. hypocrisy, dissimulation, deceit
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Occupational noun from the verb دَهَنَ ‎(dahana, to paint).

Noun[edit]

دَهَّان ‎(dahhānm

  1. house painter, painter
Declension[edit]

Persian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • دهن ‎(dahan) (colloquial or archaic)[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari دهان
Iranian Persian دهان
Tajik даҳон ‎(dahon)

دهان ‎(dahân) ‎(plural دهان‌ها ‎(dahân-hâ))

  1. (anatomy) mouth

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dehkhoda Persian Dictionary, دهن