پاراو

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Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian պառաւ(paṙaw, old woman).

Noun[edit]

پاراو ‎(paraw)

  1. old woman; an Armenian nurse

References[edit]

  • Jaba, Auguste; Justi, Ferdinand (1879) Dictionnaire Kurde-Français [Kurdish–French Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պառաւ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old Armenian պառաւ(paṙaw), an Iranian borrowing.

Noun[edit]

پاراو ‎(pârâv)

  1. old woman

References[edit]