زبان

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

زبان (transliteration needed)

  1. tongue
  2. language

See also[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ŠNA / ʾwzwʾn' (uzwān) (Manichaean 𐫙𐫉𐫇𐫀𐫗(ʿzwʾn /izwān/)), from Proto-Iranian *hižwáH (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه(žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁(hīzuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́iȷ́ʰwáH (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язы́к (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /zabɒːn/

  • (Tajik): IPA(key): /zabɔːn/
  • (Hamadan) IPA(key): [zeˈbɒːn]
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Noun[edit]

Dari Persian زبان
Iranian Persian
Tajik забон (zabon)

زبان (zabân, zobân) (plural زبان‌ها(zabân-hâ))

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • → Hindustani:
    Hindi: ज़बान (zabān)
    Urdu: زبان(zabān)

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “uzwān”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 85

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian زبان(zabân).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

زبان (zabānf (Hindi spelling ज़बान)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
    Synonyms: جیبھ(jībh), لسان(lisān)
  2. language
    Synonyms: لسان(lisān), بھاشا(bhāśā), بولی(bolī)

Declension[edit]

Declension of زبان
singular plural
direct زبان(zabān) زبانیں(zabānẽ)
oblique زبان(zabān) زبانوں(zabānõ)
vocative زبان(zabān) زبانو(zabāno)

Derived terms[edit]