گون

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Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic ҝүн
Roman gün
Perso-Arabic گون

Noun[edit]

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

  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). 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]

  • "gōn" in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5
  • گون in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul