From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian زر (zar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit हिरण्य (hiraṇya)), probably ultimately from a derivative of the Proto-Indo-European root *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