پیراستن

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian pdrʾst, pdrʾy- (padrāst, padrāy-, to prepare, make ready). Cognate with Talysh پرانده(perānde). Related to Old Armenian պատրաստ (patrast), an Iranian borrowing.

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Dari Persian پیراستن
Iranian Persian
Tajik перостан (perostan)

پیراستن (pirâstan) (present stem پیرا(pirâ))

  1. to adorn, decorate, ornament, embellish (especially by cutting, clipping, or taking away)
  2. to prune, clip, trim
  3. to diminish
  4. to tan

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References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892) , “پیراستن”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Durkin-Meisterernst, Desmond (2004) , “pdrʾy-”, in A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian (Corpus Fontium Manichaeorum; 3.1), Turnhout: Brepols