چهره

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See also: چہرہ

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭰𐭧𐭫𐭪𐭩(čihrag), from Old Persian *čiθrakaʰ, from Proto-Iranian *čiθrákah, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *čitrám, from Proto-Indo-European *key-tróm, from *key- (bright, burning).[1] Cognate with Sanskrit चित्र (citra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari چهره
Iranian Persian
Tajik чеҳра (čehra)

Noun[edit]

چهره (čehre) (plural چهره‌ها(čehre-hâ))

  1. visage
  2. face

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Morgenstierne, Georg (2003), “cargˈand”, in Elfenbein, J.; MacKenzie, D. N.; Sims-Williams, Nicholas, editors, A New Etymological Vocabulary of Pashto (Beitrage Zur Iranistik; 23), Weisbaden: Dr. Ludwig Reichert, →ISBN