hestî

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Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HastH-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃estH-, *h₃ost-. Cognate with Persian است ‎(ast), Avestan 𐬀𐬯𐬙𐬌 ‎(asti-), Sanskrit and Hindi अस्थि ‎(asthi), Latin os (Italian osso), Ancient Greek ὀστέον ‎(ostéon) (Greek οστό ‎(ostó)), Old Armenian ոսկր ‎(oskr) (Armenian ոսկոր ‎(oskor)).

Noun[edit]

hestî m

  1. bone