گل

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Laki[edit]

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. flower

Mazanderani[edit]

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(gal)

  1. mouse

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian گل ‎(gol).

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(gül)

  1. rose

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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گل

From late Middle Persian gwl ‎(gul, rose, flower), from earlier *gual, from earlier *wal, from earlier *ward, from Old Persian *varda- (compare Old Persian borrowings Old Armenian վարդ ‎(vard), Ancient Greek ῥόδον ‎(rhódon, rose), which yielded English rose), from Proto-Iranian *wṛda- (compare Avestan 𐬬𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬜𐬀 ‎(varəδa), Sogdian ward, Parthian wʾr ‎(wār)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *wr̥dʰo- ‎(sweetbriar) (compare Albanian hurdhe ‎(ivy), Latin rubus ‎(bramble), Old English word ‎(thornbush)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari گل
Iranian Persian گل
Tajik гул ‎(gul)

گل ‎(gol) ‎(plural گل‌ها ‎(gol-hâ))

  1. (archaic, literature) rose
    • 940-1020, Ferdowsi, Shahnameh
      زن شیر از آن نامه شهریار
      چو رخشنده گل شد به وقت بهار
      zan-i šēr az ān nāma-i šahryār
      ču raxšanda-gul šud ba waqt-i bahār
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • 1325–1389, Hafez, Divan
      صبحدم مرغ سحر با گل نوخاسته گفت
      ناز کم کن که در این باغ بسی چون تو شکفت
      subhdam murğ-i sahar bā gul-i naw-xāsta guft
      nāz kam kun ki dar īn bāğ basē čun tu šikuft
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. flower
  3. the center of watermelon which is the sweetest part
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Etymology 2[edit]

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From Middle Persian TYNA / gl ‎(gil).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari گل
Iranian Persian گل
Tajik гил ‎(gil)

گل ‎(gel) ‎(plural گل‌ها ‎(gel-hâ))

  1. clay
  2. silt
  3. mud
  4. lair
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “gil”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 36

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowing from English goal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari گل
Iranian Persian گل
Tajik гол ‎(gol)

گل ‎(gol) ‎(plural گل‌ها ‎(gol-hâ))

  1. (sports) goal
Derived terms[edit]

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit गल ‎(gala).

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(galm ‎(Hindi spelling गल)

  1. throat
  2. neck
  3. hook

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit गल् ‎(gal).

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(galm ‎(Hindi spelling गल)

  1. speech
  2. word
  3. saying
  4. affair

Etymology 3[edit]

From Persian گل.

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(gilf ‎(Hindi spelling गिल)

  1. earth, mud, silt, clay
  2. bole

Etymology 4[edit]

From Persian گل.

Noun[edit]

گل ‎(gulm ‎(Hindi spelling गुल)

  1. flower
  2. rose