نیا

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭭𐭩𐭠𐭪 ‎(niyāk)

Noun[edit]

نیا ‎(niyâ) ‎(plural نیاکان ‎(niyâkân))

Dari نیا
Iranian Persian نیا
Tajik ниё ‎(niyo)
  1. ancestor

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नव ‎(náva), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos. Cognates include Persian نو ‎(nou), Greek νέος ‎(néos), Russian новый ‎(nóvyj), Italian nuovo and English new.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

نیا ‎(nayām — Hindi spelling: नया ‎(nayā)

  1. new

Declension[edit]