گاه

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian gʾs ‎(gāh, place, throne, bed; time). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian gʾh ‎(gāh), Kurdish -geh and Old Armenian գահ ‎(gah), which is an Iranian borrowing.

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Noun[edit]

گاه ‎(gâh)

  1. time
  2. place
  3. (rare) throne

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Suffix[edit]

ـگاه ‎(-gâh)

  1. A suffix forming words of location.

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References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “گاه”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “gāh”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 34