شیر

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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

شیر ‎(šír)

  1. milk

Central Kurdish[edit]

شیر

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Persian شیر ‎(šīr).

Noun[edit]

شیر ‎(şîr)

  1. milk (the liquid)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From late Middle Persian šgl ‎(šagr, šēr, lion; (astronomy) Leo).

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari شیر
Iranian Persian شیر
Tajik шер ‎(šer)

Noun[edit]

شیر ‎(šir) ‎(plural شیرها ‎(šir-hâ) or شیران ‎(širân))

  1. lion
  2. faucet, tap

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian HLḆA, šyl ‎(šīr, milk), from Old Iranian *xšīra-. Akin to Manichaean Middle Persian šyyr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari شیر
Iranian Persian شیر
Tajik шир ‎(šir)

Noun[edit]

شیر ‎(šir)

  1. milk
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References[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian شیر ‎(šēr).

Noun[edit]

شیر ‎(šerm ‎(Hindi spelling शेर)

  1. lion
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian شیر ‎(šir).

Noun[edit]

شیر ‎(šīrm ‎(Hindi spelling शीर)

  1. milk
Synonyms[edit]