𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁

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Avestan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *hiźu̯ā-, (compare Persian زوان (zavân), Pashto ژبه (žəba), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язык (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

Noun[edit]

𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁 (hīzūāf

  1. tongue
  2. language