ناز

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Parthian nʾz (nāz, pleasure, delight). Compare Old Armenian նազիմ (nazim), an Iranian borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian ناز
Iranian Persian
Tajik ноз (noz)

ناز (nâz)

  1. (archaic) delight
  2. luxury, comfort
  3. fondling
  4. coquetry
  5. coyness

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: նազ (naz)
  • Azerbaijani: naz
  • Georgian: ნაზი (nazi)
  • Greek: νάζι (názi)
  • Middle Armenian: նազ (naz)
  • Turkish: naz

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened from نازنین(nāzanin).

Adjective[edit]

ناز (nâz)

  1. (colloquial) cute

Synonyms[edit]