ستون

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From سِتّ (sitt, six) +‎ ـُون (-ūn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

سِتُّونَ (sittūnam, f (oblique سِتِّينَ (sittīna))

  1. sixty

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian stwn' (stūn, column, pillar) (Manichaean Middle Persian ʿstwn), from Old Persian 𐎿𐎬𐎢𐎴𐎠 (stūnā, column, pillar), from Proto-Iranian *stuHnáH (column, pillar) (compare Avestan 𐬯𐬙𐬏𐬥𐬀 (stūna)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *stʰuHnáH (column, pillar) (compare Sanskrit स्थूणा (sthūṇā)), from Proto-Indo-European *st(y)oy- (compare English stone).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian ستون
Iranian Persian ستون
Tajiki Persian сутун (sutun)

ستون (sotun) (plural ستون‌ها (sotun-hâ))

  1. column, pillar

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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