زوان

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Sumerian 𒍣𒍝𒀭 (/zizān/, wheat). Compare Aramaic זוּנִין(zōnīn, ryegrass), Classical Syriac ܙܺܽܝܙܳܢܳܐ(zīzān, ryegrass), Ancient Greek ζιζάνιον (zizánion, ryegrass).

Noun[edit]

زُوَان or زُوَّان or زَوَان or زِوَان (zuwān or zuwwān or zawān or ziwānm

  1. darnel, ryegrass (Lolium gen. et spp.)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • zwnyn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • zyzn”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–
  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “زوان”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 268
  • Löw, Immanuel (1928) Die Flora der Juden[1] (in German), volume 1, Wien und Leipzig: R. Löwit, pages 723–729
  • Löw, Immanuel (1881) Aramæische Pflanzennamen[2] (in German), Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann, pages 133–134

Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *hižwáH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĵiĵʰwáH, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

زوان (zawán)

  1. tongue
  2. language

See also[edit]


Laki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *hižwáH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĵiĵʰwáH, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

زوان (transliteration needed)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (uzvān), from Proto-Iranian *hižwáH (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه(žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬌𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁(hizuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĵiĵʰwáH (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язы́к (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

Noun[edit]

زوان (zovân, zavân)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language