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باد

PashtoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian باد (bâd).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

باد (bâdm

  1. (obsolete, rare) wind

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • باد in Major H. G. Raverty (1867), A dictionary of the Puk'hto, Pus'hto, or language of the Afghans: with remarks on the originality of the language, and its affinity to other oriental tongues, London: Williams & Nortgate

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian (compare Avestan [script needed] (vā́ta, vātō), Kurdish ba با, Baluchi گوات (gwát)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit वात (vā́ta)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts (blowing), present participle of *h₂weh₁- (to blow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari باد
Iranian Persian باد
Tajik бод (bod)

باد (bâd)

  1. wind

Derived termsEdit