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دست

BaluchiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰés-to- (hand), from *ǵʰes-.

NounEdit

دست (dast)

  1. hand

PersianEdit

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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭩𐭣𐭤 (dast), from Old Persian [script?] (dasta)[Cuneiform?], from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰés-to- (hand), from *ǵʰes-. Cognate with Kurdish dest, Avestan [script?] (zasta)[script?] and Sanskrit हस्त (hasta).

NounEdit

Dari دست
Iranian Persian دست
Tajik даст (dast)

دست (dast) (plural دستان or دست‌ها)

  1. (anatomy) hand

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit