شطرنج

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شترنگ ‎(šatrang), from Middle Persian ctlng ‎(čatrang, chess), from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग ‎(cátur-aṅga, four parts" of an army: king, elephants, horses, foot soldiers).

Noun[edit]

شَطْرَنْج or شِطْرَنْج ‎(šaṭranj or šiṭranjm

  1. shatranj
  2. chess

Declension[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ctlng ‎(čatrang, chess), from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग ‎(cátur-aṅga, four parts" of an army: king, elephants, horses, foot soldiers).

Noun[edit]

شطرنج ‎(shatranj)

  1. shatranj
  2. chess
See also[edit]
Chess pieces in Persian · مهره‌های شطرنج ‎(mohre-hâye šatranj) (layout · text)
♚ ♛ ♜ ♝ ♞ ♟
شاه ‎(šâh) وزیر ‎(vazir) رخ ‎(rox),
قلعه ‎(qal'e)
فیل ‎(fil) اسب ‎(asb) پیاده ‎(piyâde),
سرباز ‎(sarbâz)

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شَطْرَنْج ‎(šaṭranj).

Noun[edit]

شطرنج ‎(šatranjf ‎(Hindi spelling शतरंज)

  1. shatranj
  2. chess