طاق

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *tāk (arch). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *teg-, and akin to Latin toga (garment) and Ancient Greek στέγος (stégos, roof).

Noun[edit]

طَاق (ṭāq?

Arches and columns, Great Mosque of Kairouan.jpg
  1. (architecture) arch

Declension[edit]


Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian tʾg (tāg, arch).

Noun[edit]

طاق (tâq) (plural طاق‌ها (tâq-hâ))

  1. (architecture) arch

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Durkin-Meisterernst, Desmond (2004), “tʾg”, in A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian (Corpus Fontium Manichaeorum; 3.1), Turnhout: Brepols