From Proto-Iranian *ȷ́r̥Hanyam (compare Persian زر (zar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́ʰr̥Hanyam (compare Sanskrit हिरण्य (hiraṇya)), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰl̥h₃enyom, from *ǵʰelh₃- (“yellow; gleam; to shine”). Compare Old Church Slavonic злато (zlato), Latvian zelts, English gold.
- gold (element)
This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at gold. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see zêrr in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) February 2008