مادر

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭠𐭲𐭥(mātar), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐎫𐎠(mātā), from Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Kurdish mak, Baluchi مات(mát), Pashto مور(mor), Ossetian мад(mad), Avestan 𐬨𐬁𐬙𐬀𐬭(mātar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?] (compare Sanskrit मातृ(mā́tṛ), Hindi माता(mātā), मां(mā̃)), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (compare Armenian մայր(mayr), Greek μητέρα(mitéra), Russian мать(mat'), Italian madre, English mother).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɒːˈd̪æɾ]
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  • (dialectal, Isfahan) IPA(key): /mɒːˈdeɾ/

Noun[edit]

Dari مادر
Iranian Persian مادر
Tajik модар(modar)

مادر ‎(mâdar) ‎(plural مادران(mâdarân))

  1. mother, mama
    دائیتم. مادرت خواهرمه.
    Dâ'ítam. Mâdáret xâháram-e.
    I'm your (maternal) uncle. Your mother is my sister.
    فردا باید برم خونه مادرم.
    Fardâ bâyad beram xune-ye mâdaram.
    I need to go to my mother's house tomorrow.

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian مادر(mādar), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐎫𐎠(mātā). Cognate to Sanskrit मातृ(mā́tṛ), Hindi माता(mātā).

Noun[edit]

مادر ‎(mādarf ‎(Hindi spelling मादर)

  1. mother, mama