مردن

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian YMYTWNtn' (murdan), from Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], ultimately derived from Proto-Indo-European *mer- (to die). Compare Kurdish mirin, مردن, Avestan 𐬨𐬀𐬭- (mar-), Sanskrit मरति (marati), Old Armenian մեռանիմ (meṙanim), Old Church Slavonic мрѣти (mrěti), Lithuanian mir̃ti, Latin morior, English murder.

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari مردن
Iranian Persian مردن
Tajik мурдан (murdan)

Verb[edit]

مردن (mordan) (present stem میر (mir))

  1. to die

Conjugation[edit]

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References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “murdan, mīr-”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit

Adjective[edit]

مردن (mardan) — Hindi spelling: मर्दन (mardan)

  1. crushing
  2. grinding
  3. breaking
  4. destroying

Noun[edit]

مردن (mardanm (Hindi spelling मर्दन)

  1. rubbing
  2. touching
  3. anointing
  4. friction
  5. crushing
  6. bruising
  7. trampling

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian مردن (mordan).

Noun[edit]

مردن (murdanm (Hindi spelling मुर्दन)

  1. death
  2. dying

Verb[edit]

مردن (murdan), Hindi spelling: मुर्दन (murdan)

  1. to die