چابک

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Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭰𐭠𐭯𐭪(čābuk), from Old Persian 𐎨𐎱𐎣 (čapuka, quick). Compare Old Armenian ճապուկ (čapuk), from Iranian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

چابک (čâbok) (comparative چابک‌تَر(čâbok-tar), superlative چابک‌تَرین(čâbok-tarin))

  1. quick, fast, swift
  2. sharp, acute
  3. beautiful

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: çabuk

Noun[edit]

چابک (čâbok)

  1. (rare, obsolete) horsewhip

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971) , “čābuk”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press