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 Persian مه
Iranian Persian
Tajik маҳ (mah)

مه (mah)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Equalled with Vedic Sanskrit मिह् (mih, fog, mist)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مه (meh)

  1. fog, mist
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From French mai.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dari Persian 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 𐫖𐫏𐫆(myẖ /meh/), from Proto-Iranian *majā́, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *maȷ́ʰā́, from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s (great).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari Persian مه
Iranian Persian
Tajik меҳ (meh)

مه (meh)

  1. (archaic) big, great, mickle

Noun[edit]

مه (meh) (plural مهان(mehân))

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

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐫖𐫀( /ma/), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎠 (m-a /mā/), from Proto-Iranian *máH, Proto-Indo-Iranian *maH, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁.

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

Dari Persian مه
Iranian Persian
Tajik ма (ma)

مه (ma)

  1. (rare) prohibitive particle

References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “مه”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Horn, Paul (1893), “me”, in Grundriss der neupersischen Etymologie (in German), Strasbourg: K.J. Trübner, § 998, page 224
  • Vullers, Johann August (1856–1864), “مه”, in Lexicon Persico-Latinum etymologicum cum linguis maxime cognatis Sanscrita et Zendica et Pehlevica comparatum, e lexicis persice scriptis Borhâni Qâtiu, Haft Qulzum et Bahâri agam et persico-turcico Farhangi-Shuûrî confectum, adhibitis etiam Castelli, Meninski, Richardson et aliorum operibus et auctoritate scriptorum Persicorum adauctum (in Latin), volume II, Bonn: Adolf Marcus, page 1235a