هرات

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (hlyb' /Harēw/) from Old Persian 𐏃𐎼𐎡𐎺 (Haraiva) from Proto-Indo-European *ser- (to flow, run); see also Avestan 𐬵𐬀𐬭𐬊𐬌𐬎𐬎𐬀(Haroiuua).

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هرات (Herât, Harât)

  1. Herat (a city in Afghanistan)
  2. Herat (a province of Afghanistan)
    ولایت هرات‎ ― Velâyat-e Herât or Harâtthe province of Herat, Herat Province

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