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 ناز
Iranian Persian ناز
Tajik ноз ‎(noz)

ناز ‎(nâz)

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

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Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened from نازنین ‎(nāzanin).

Adjective[edit]

ناز ‎(nâz)

  1. (colloquial) cute

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