ناخدا

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Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier ناوخدا (nâvxodâ), compound of ناو (nâv, boat, ship) +‎ خدا (xodâ, master, lord, chief).

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ناخدا (nâxodâ) (plural ناخداها (nâxodâ-hâ) or ناخدایان (nâxodâyân))

Dari ناخدا
Iranian Persian ناخدا
Tajik нохудо (noxudo)
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  1. (nautical) skipper, shipmaster, master mariner
  2. (military) captain (naval officer)
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Etymology 2[edit]

نا (nâ-) + خدا (xodâ, god)

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ناخدا (nâxodâ) (plural ناخداها (nâxodâ-hâ) or ناخدایان (nâxodâyân))

Dari ناخدا
Iranian Persian ناخدا
Tajik нохудо (noxudo)
  1. (rare) atheist
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