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Middle Persian[edit]


pstk' ‎(pistag)

  1. pistachio nut


taking Middle Persian as representative for all Middle Iranian


  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1979), “պիստակ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume IV, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 85ab
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “pistag”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 69
  • Lokotsch, Karl (1927) Etymologisches Wörterbuch der europäischen Wörter orientalischen Ursprungs (in German), Heidelberg: Carl Winter’s Universitätsbuchhandlung, § 1664, page 133b