مه

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Arabic[edit]

Verb[edit]

مَهْ ‎(mah) ‎(form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of مَاهَ ‎(māha)

Verb[edit]

مُهْ ‎(muh) ‎(form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of مَاهَ ‎(māha)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari مه
Iranian Persian مه
Tajik маҳ ‎(mah)

مه ‎(mah)

  1. (poetic) Alternative form of ماه
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مه ‎(meh)

  1. fog
  2. mist
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From French mai.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dari می
Iranian Persian مه
Tajik май ‎(may)

مه ‎(Me)

  1. (Iran) May
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Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

مه ‎(mə, me)

  1. (dialectal, Harat) I, me
  2. (Sistani) I, me

Etymology 5[edit]

From Middle Persian, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *meǵh₂- ‎(great). Cognate to Ancient Greek μέγας ‎(mégas, big, large).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari مه
Iranian Persian مه
Tajik меҳ ‎(meh)

مه ‎(meh)

  1. (archaic) big, great

Noun[edit]

مه ‎(meh) ‎(plural مهان ‎(mehân))

  1. (archaic) big, great
Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

From Middle Persian, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁.

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

Dari مه
Iranian Persian مه
Tajik ма ‎(ma)

مه ‎(ma)

  1. (rare) prohibitive particle

References[edit]

  • مه in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • “me” in Paul Horn (1893), Grundriss der neupersischen Etymologie, Strasbourg: K.J. Trübner, § 998, page 224