پند

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian pnd ‎(pand, path; counsel, advice) (compare Parthian pnd ‎(pand, counsel), pndʾn ‎(pandān, path)), from Proto-Indo-European *pent- ‎(to go, walk; way, path). Cognate with Old Armenian հուն ‎(hun), Ancient Greek πάτος ‎(pátos), πόντος ‎(póntos), Latin pons, and Old Church Slavonic пѫть ‎(pǫtĭ)

Noun[edit]

پند ‎(pand) ‎(plural پندها ‎(pand-hâ))

  1. advice, counsel, guidance

Etymology 2[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

پند ‎(pand) ‎(plural پندها ‎(pand-hâ))

  1. (archaic) knack, trick, gimmick
Descendants[edit]
  • Arabic: فن ‎(fann)

References[edit]

  • "پند" in Dehkhoda Dictionary.
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “pand”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press
  • Durkin-Meisterernst, Desmond (2004), “pnd”, in A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian (Corpus Fontium Manichaeorum; 3.1), Turnhout: Brepols