چراغ

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian چراغ ‎(čerâğ, čarâğ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: چ‧راغ

Noun[edit]

چراغ ‎(çerâg, çirâg)

  1. lamp, lantern
  2. light
  3. wick, candlewick
  4. illuminator; teacher, mentor
  5. pasture, meadow

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian clʾγ ‎(čirāγ, lamp). Compare Parthian crʾg ‎(čirāγ), Ossetian цырагъ ‎(cyraǧ). Iranian borrowings: Old Armenian ճրագ ‎(črag), Classical Syriac ܫܪܓܐ ‎(šərāḡāʾ), Arabic سِرَاج ‎(sirāj).

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Noun[edit]

چراغ ‎(čerâğ, čarâğ) ‎(plural چراغ‌ها ‎(čerâğ-hâ, čarâğ-hâ))

  1. lamp
  2. light
  3. stove
  4. wick, candlewick
  5. director, guide
  6. client, dependent
  7. pasture

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian چراغ ‎(čerâgh, čarâgh).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: چ‧راغ

Noun[edit]

چراغ ‎(čirāġ, čarāġm ‎(Hindi spelling चिराग़)

  1. lamp
  2. light

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