دوست

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

دوست ‎(dost)

  1. friend

Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دوست ‎(dôst).

Noun[edit]

دوست ‎(dostm ‎(plural دوستان ‎(dostân))

  1. (obsolete, unfashionable) friend

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References[edit]

  • دوست in Major H. G. Raverty (1867), A dictionary of the Puk'hto, Pus'hto, or language of the Afghans: with remarks on the originality of the language, and its affinity to other oriental tongues, London: Williams & Nortgate

Persian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Dari دوست
Iranian Persian دوست
Tajik дӯст ‎(düst)

دوست ‎(dôst) ‎(plural دوستان ‎(dôstân) or دوست‌ها ‎(dôst-hâ))

  1. friend

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دوست ‎(dôst).

Noun[edit]

دوست ‎(dostm ‎(Hindi spelling दोस्त)

  1. friend

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Uyghur[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian دوست ‎(dôst).

Noun[edit]

دوست ‎(dost)

  1. friend

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Usage notes[edit]

  • دوست ‎(dost) simply means friend, while an ئاداش ‎(adash) is a close friend. But if you want to be friendly toward a stranger, always use ئاداش ‎(adash). A ئاغىنە ‎(aghine) is a friend, who is your contemporary. An ئۈلپەت ‎(ülpet) is a friend, who is your companion at work, or whom you do something with, e.g. a pot companion.