شلغم

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Persian[edit]

شلغم

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Etymology[edit]

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Compare Classical Syriac ܫܠܓܡܐ, an Iranian borrowing.

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Noun[edit]

Dari Persian شلغم
Iranian Persian شلغم
Tajiki Persian шалғам (šalġam)

شلغم (šalğam) (plural شلغم‌ها (šalğam-hâ))

  1. turnip

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Further reading[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1977), “շաղգամ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume III, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 489b
  • Cabolov, R. L. (2010) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ kurdskovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Kurdish Language] (in Russian), volume II, Moscow: Russian Academy Press Vostochnaya Literatura, page 311