گون

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See also: گؤن, كون, and کون

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic ҝүн
Roman gün
Perso-Arabic گون

Noun[edit]

گون (gün) (definite accusative گونو (günü), plural گونلر (günlər))

  1. day

Declension[edit]


Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

گون (gün)

  1. day
  2. sun

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian gwn' (gōn, colour, complexion). Akin to Avestan 𐬔𐬀𐬊𐬥𐬀 (gaona, colour), Pashto غونه (γūna, colour), Ossetian хъуын (qwyn, hair), Kurdish gûn (colour), Khotanese ggūna- (colour). Old Armenian գոյն (goyn) is an Iranian borrowing. Compare Sanskrit गुण (guṇa, thread, cord).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari گون
Iranian Persian گون
Tajik гун (gun)

گون (gun)

  1. colour
  2. species
  3. form, kind, mode, manner, fashion

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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