زعفران

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Middle Iranian borrowing, akin to Persian جعفری(ja'fari, parsley)

Noun[edit]

زَعْفَرَان (zaʿfarānm

  1. saffron

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Asbaghi, Asya (1988) Persische Lehnwörter im Arabischen (in German), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, →ISBN

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic زَعْفَرَان(zaʿfarān).

Noun[edit]

زعفران (za'ferân)

  1. saffron

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian زعفران(za'frān), from Arabic زَعْفَرَان(zaʿfarān).

Noun[edit]

زعفران (zāfrānf (Hindi spelling ज़ाफ़रान)

  1. saffron