کنار

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (knʾl /kanār/, side, edge).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

کنار (kanâr, kenâr)

  1. side
  2. edge
  3. coast
Usage notes[edit]
  • (side): کنار (kenâr) is often used like a preposition except that it is read with ezafe.
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Bengali: কিনার (kinar)
  • Old Anatolian Turkish: كنار(känar)
See also[edit]

Adverb[edit]

کنار (kenâr)

  1. aside

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian. Compare Classical Syriac ܟܢܪܐ(kənārā), Old Armenian քնարուկ (kʿnaruk), Iranian borrowings. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

کنار (konâr)

  1. Ziziphus, especially of species Ziziphus spina-christi