زمین

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

زمین (zamín)

  1. earth
  2. land
  3. ground
  4. soil

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • زمی (zami) (archaic, dialectal)

Etymology[edit]

From earlier زمی (zami), from Middle Persian zmyk' (zamīg, earth), from Proto-Iranian (compare Kurdish zevî, Avestan 𐬰𐬃 (zā̊)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit क्ष (kṣa)), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm (compare Russian земля́ (zemljá), Latvian zeme, Latin humus, Ancient Greek χθών (khthṓn)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari زمین
Iranian Persian زمین
Tajik замин (zamin)

زمین (zamin) (plural زمین‌ها (zamin-hâ))

  1. earth
  2. Earth
  3. land
  4. soil
  5. ground
  6. estate

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

زمین (Zamin)

  1. Earth

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “zamīg”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 98

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian زمین (zamin).

Noun[edit]

زمین (zamīnf (Hindi spelling ज़मीन)

  1. earth
  2. Earth
  3. land
  4. soil
  5. floor
  6. ground
  7. foundation