سنگ

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

سنگ ‎(sang, sing)

  1. stone

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian KYPA / sng ‎(sang, stone, rock). Cognate with Parthian (Manichaean) ʾsng ‎(asang, stone), Avestan 𐬀𐬯𐬀𐬥 ‎(asan-, stone), 𐬀𐬯𐬆𐬥𐬔𐬀 ‎(asənga-, stone), Old Persian 𐎠𐎰𐎥 ‎(aθaⁿga-, stone, rock), Median *asan- ‎(stone) (> Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎴 ‎(asan-, stone)), Khotanese [script needed] ‎(sam̥gga-, stone). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- ‎(sharp), because of the cutting sharpness of stone.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari سنگ
Iranian Persian سنگ
Tajik санг ‎(sang)

سنگ ‎(sang) ‎(plural سنگ‌ها ‎(sang-hâ))

  1. stone, rock
  2. tombstone
  3. (now rare) weight
  4. (now rare) value, worth, price
  5. (now rare) authority, dignity

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • «سنگ» in Dehkhoda Dictionary.
  • “sang” in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5, page 74
  • “sam̥gga-” in Harold W. Bailey (1979), Dictionary of Khotan Saka, Cambridge, London, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University press, page 417a
  • Christian Bartholomae (1904), Altiranisches Wörterbuch, Strassburg: K. J. Trübner, column 210
  • “aθaⁿga-” in Roland G. Kent (1950), Old Persian: grammar, texts, lexicon, New Haven: American Oriental Society, page 166

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian سنگ ‎(sang).

Noun[edit]

سنگ ‎(sangm ‎(Hindi spelling संग or सन्ग)

  1. stone
  2. weight

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit.

Adverb[edit]

سنگ ‎(saṅg)  Hindi spelling: संग ‎(saṅg), सङ्ग ‎(saṅg)

  1. collectively
  2. together

Noun[edit]

سنگ ‎(saṅgm ‎(Hindi spelling संग or सङ्ग)

  1. confluence
  2. contact
  3. coherence
  4. association
  5. union
  6. connection
  7. intimacy
  8. friendship
  9. love
  10. intercourse