فرنگی

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Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

فرنگ(farang, Frank; Crusader; Christian; European; Westerner) +‎ ـی(i)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fæɾæŋˈɡʲiː]

Noun[edit]

فرنگی (farangi) (plural فرنگی‌ها & فرنگیان‎)

  1. (dated) Christian
  2. European
  3. Westerner

Descendants[edit]

  • → Hindustani:
    • Hindi: फ़िरंगी (firaṅgī)
    • Urdu: فرنگی(farangī~firangī)
  • Mandarin: 佛朗機 (fólǎngjī), 佛郎機 (fólángjī)
  • Cantonese: 佛朗機 (fat6 long5 gei1), 佛郎機 (fat6 long4 gei1)

Adjective[edit]

فرنگی (farangi)

  1. European
  2. Western

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