ناخن

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian (compare Kurdish نینۆک ‎(ninok), نیوخان ‎(nyoxan), Baluchi ناہن ‎(náhun), ناکن ‎(nákun)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit नख ‎(nakha), Hindi नख ‎(nakh)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃nogʰ- (compare Armenian եղունգ ‎(ełung), Lithuanian nagas, Russian нога ‎(nogá), ноготь ‎(nógot’), Greek νύχι ‎(nýchi), Italian unghia, Irish ionga, English nail).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari ناخن
Iranian Persian ناخن
Tajik нохун ‎(noxun)

ناخن ‎(nâxon)

  1. nail, fingernail

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian ناخن ‎(nâxon).

Noun[edit]

ناخن ‎(nāxunm ‎(Hindi spelling नाख़ुन)

  1. nail, fingernail