مرد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root م ر د(m-r-d).

Verb[edit]

مَرَدَ (marada) I, non-past يَمْرُدُ‎‎ (yamrudu)

  1. to be bold
  2. to be rebellious
  3. to be constant with something (with على)
  4. to suckle

Etymology 2[edit]

Form-II causative of مَرَدَ(marada, to be constant).

Verb[edit]

مَرَّدَ (marrada) II, non-past يُمَرِّدُ‎‎ (yumarridu) (causative)

  1. to polish, to level

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

مَرِدَ (marida) I, non-past يَمْرَدُ‎‎ (yamradu)

  1. to be beardless
  2. to be callow or inexperienced

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَرْد (mardm

  1. fruit of the toothbrush tree
    Synonyms: بَرِير(barīr), كَبَاث(kabāṯ)

Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

مرد (mard)

  1. man (male human)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian مرد(mard).

Noun[edit]

مرد (merd)

  1. man; a human male

Adjective[edit]

مرد (merd)

  1. man of his word
  2. valiant

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian mlt' (mard), GBRA (mard), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎼𐎫𐎡𐎹 (martiya), from Proto-Iranian *mŕ̥tah, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *mŕ̥tas, and ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥tós (dead, mortal), from *mer- (to die); whence also مردن(mordan, to die), and مردم(mardom, people).

Cognates include Northern Kurdish mêr (husband), Sanskrit मर्त (marta, mortal, man), Old Armenian մարդ (mard, man), Ancient Greek βροτός (brotós, mortal), and English mortal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian مرد
Iranian Persian
Tajik мард (mard)

مرد (mard)

  1. man (adult male human)
    یک مردِ جوان‎ ― yek mard-e javanA young man
  2. (calque from English, in the vocative) used to address a man
    چطوری مرد؟!‎‎ ― četowri mard?!How are doing you man?!
  3. a member of a team or group, usually in plural
    یوآخیم لو و مردانش برزیل را هفت بر یک شکست دادند.‎‎
    yuâxim low va mardânaš berezil râ haft bar yek šekast dâdand.
    Joachim Löw and his men beat Brazil 7-1.
Derived terms[edit]
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Descendants[edit]
  • → Hindustani:
    • Hindi: मर्द (mard)
    • Urdu: مرد(mard)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

مرد (mord)

  1. past stem of مردن

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian مرد(mard).

Noun[edit]

مرد (mardm (Hindi spelling मर्द)

  1. man (male human)