hişk

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Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *Hhúškah (dry), Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hsúškas (dry), derived from Proto-Indo-European *h₂sews- (to be dry). Cognate with Avestan 𐬵𐬎𐬱𐬐𐬀(huška, dry), Sanskrit शुष्क (śúṣka, dry) Persian خشک(xošk, dry), Pashto وچ(wəč).

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Central Kurdish وشک(wişk)
Southern Kurdish وِشک(wişk)
Laki ھوِشک(hwişk)
Zazaki wişk

hişk (comparative hişktir, superlative hişktirîn, Arabic spelling هشک‎)

  1. dry
  2. hard

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