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استاد

PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier اوستاد (ôstâd), from Middle Persian ʾwstʾt' (awestād, master, craftsman) (Manichaean Middle Persian ʾwystʾd (awestād)), from Old Persian. Compare Kurdish hoste, hoste, oste, wista, wusta, وەستا (westa), Mazanderani استات (estât), استا (estâ), اسا (essâ).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

استاد (ostâd) (comparative استادتر, superlative استادترین)

  1. skilled

NounEdit

Dari استاد
Iranian Persian استاد
Tajik устод (ustod)

استاد (ostâd) (plural استادان or استادها or اساتید)

  1. expert
  2. master
  3. craftsman
  4. tutor
  5. teacher
  6. professor
  7. ustad

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian استاد (ostâd, master), from Middle Persian ʾwstʾt' (awestād, master, craftsman), from Old Persian.

NounEdit

استاد (ustādm

  1. professor
  2. teacher
  3. tutor
  4. expert
  5. master