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