میان

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From Middle Persian mdyʾn' (mayān), from Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos. Compare Avestan 𐬨𐬀𐬌𐬜𐬌𐬌𐬀(maiδiia), Sanskrit मध्य (madhya), Ossetian мидӕг (midæg). See also Arabic مَيْدَان(maydān), an Iranian borrowing.

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میان (miyân)

  1. middle
  2. centre
  3. (Dari) lord, sir

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میان (miyân-e)

  1. among
  2. between

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