چشمه

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See also: چشمہ

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian چشمه (češme, čašme).

Noun[edit]

چشمه (çeşma, çeşme)

  1. fountain
  2. spring
  3. source

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian čšmk' (čašmag, spring, source), from čšm (čašm, eye) + -k' (-ag).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari چشمه
Iranian Persian چشمه
Tajik чашма (čašma)

چشمه (češme) (plural چشمه‌ها (češme-hâ))

  1. fountain
  2. spring
  3. source

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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