فیل

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See also: فيلand قيل

Central Kurdish[edit]

فیل

Noun[edit]

فیل (fîl)

  1. elephant (mammal)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فِيل(fīl).

Noun[edit]

فیل (fil)

  1. elephant

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: fil
  • Serbo-Croatian: fȉl / фи̏л

Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fa

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فِيل(fīl), itself from Middle Persian pyl (/pīl/), ultimately from Akkadian 𒄠𒋛 (/pīru/).

Noun[edit]

فیل (fil) (plural فیل‌ها(fil-hâ) or فیلان(filân))

  1. elephant
  2. bishop (chess)

Related terms[edit]

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 Persian فیل(fil), from Arabic فِيل(fīl).

Noun[edit]

فیل (fīlm (Hindi spelling फ़ील)

  1. elephant

Synonyms[edit]