دو

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Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *duu̯a (compare Persian دو ‎(do), Kurdish du, Pashto دوه ‎(dwa), Avestan 𐬛𐬬𐬀 ‎(dva)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit द्व ‎(dvá), Hindi दो ‎(do)/Urdu دو ‎(do), Punjabi ਦੋ ‎()), from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁ (compare Russian два ‎(dva), Greek δύο ‎(dýo), Spanish dos, English two).

Numeral[edit]

دو ‎(do)

  1. (cardinal) two

Noun[edit]

دو ‎(do)

  1. two (digit)

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭲𐭥𐭩𐭭 ‎(), from Proto-Iranian *dwa (compare Kurdish du, Pashto دوه ‎(dwa), Avestan 𐬛𐬬𐬀 ‎(dva)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit द्व ‎(dvá), Hindi दो ‎(do)/Urdu دو ‎(do), Punjabi ਦੋ ‎()), from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁ (compare Russian два ‎(dva), Lithuanian du, Greek δύο ‎(dýo), Spanish dos, English two).

Numeral[edit]

Dari دو
Iranian Persian دو
Tajik ду ‎(du)

دو ‎(do)

  1. (cardinal) two

Noun[edit]

دو ‎(do)

  1. two (digit)

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دو ‎(du, dū)

  1. (dialectal, Dashtestan, Khesht) doogh, a carbonated or non-carbonated yoghurt drink.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

دو ‎(daw, do)

  1. present stem form of دویدن.

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

دو ‎(do)

  1. (music) C, Do (the first note of the fixed-Do solfège scale)
  2. (music) Do (the first note of the movable-Do solfège scale, i.e. the tonic)

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit द्व ‎(dvá) (or a closely related Old-Indo-Aryan language, through a Prakrit intermediate), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁. Compare also Persian دو ‎(do).

Numeral[edit]

دو ‎(do), Hindi spelling: दो ‎(do)

  1. (cardinal) two

See also[edit]