کنجد

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ŠMg / kwnc(y)t' (kunjid, sesame), from Proto-Iranian *kuncit. Compare Old Armenian կնճիթ (knčitʿ), Armenian քունջութ (kʿunǰutʿ) and Georgian ქუნჯუტი (kunǯuṭi).

Noun[edit]

Dari کنجد
Iranian Persian کنجد
Tajik кунҷид (kunjid)

کنجد (konjed, konjod)

  1. sesame

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “kunǰid”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 52