گور

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian gpl, gwbl ‎(gabr, hollow, cavity, womb). Akin to Manichaean Middle Persian gbr ‎(gabr). Compare also Arabic قَبْر ‎(qabr, grave), قور ‎(to hollow out).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari گور
Iranian Persian گور
Tajik гӯр ‎(gür)

گور ‎(gur)

  1. grave
  2. tomb
  3. desert
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Descendants[edit]
  • → Armenian: գոռ ‎(goṙ, Muslim grave)
  • → Bashkir: гүр ‎(gür)
  • → Hindustani:
    Hindi: गोर ‎(gor)
    Urdu: گور ‎(gor)
  • → Ottoman Turkish: گور ‎(gûr)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian gwl ‎(gōr, onager, wild ass).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari گور
Iranian Persian گور
Tajik гӯр ‎(gür)

گور ‎(gur)

  1. (archaic) zebra
    • Omar Khayyam, Rubaiyat[1]
      بهرام که گور می‌گرفتی همه عمر
      دیدی که چگونه گور بهرام گرفت؟
      Bahrām ke gōr mē-giriftē hama umr
      dīdī ke čegōna gōr Bahrām girift?
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

گور ‎(gavr)

  1. Alternative form of گبر

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian گور ‎(gur).

Noun[edit]

گور ‎(gorf ‎(Hindi spelling गोर)

  1. grave
  2. tomb
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit गौर ‎(gaura).

Adjective[edit]

گور ‎(gaur) — Hindi spelling: गौर ‎(gaur)

  1. white
  2. pale
  3. fair

Etymology 3[edit]

From Sanskrit गौरी ‎(gaurī).

Proper noun[edit]

گور ‎(Gaurf, Hindi spelling: गौर ‎(gaur)

  1. Hindu goddess Parvati
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