نامه

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See also: نامە and نامہ

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian MGLTA / nʾmk' ‎(nāmag). Compare Old Armenian նամակ ‎(namak), Classical Syriac ܢܡܩܐ ‎(namqā), Jewish Babylonian Aramaic נמקא ‎(namqā), and Arabic نمق ‎(namq), Middle Iranian loanwords.

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Noun[edit]

Dari نامه
Iranian Persian نامه
Tajik нома ‎(noma)

نامه ‎(nâme) ‎(plural نامه‌ها ‎(nâme-hâ))

  1. (archaic) book
  2. (in compounds) book [of]
  3. letter (written or printed communication)

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References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “nāmag”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 57
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1977), “նամակ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume III, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 425b
  • nmq”, in The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon Project, Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1986–