کپی

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian kpyk' ‎(kabīg, monkey), from Sanskrit कपि ‎(kapi, ape, monkey). Akin to Old Armenian կապիկ ‎(kapik); an Iranian borrowing.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

کپی ‎(kapi, kappi)

  1. ape, monkey

Etymology 2[edit]

From French copie.

Noun[edit]

کپی ‎(kopi)

  1. copy (result of copying; an identical duplication)

References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “کپی”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “kabīg”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press