زبان

BaluchiEdit

NounEdit

زبان

  1. tongue
  2. language

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PersianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian ŠNA / ʾwzwʾn' (uzwān) (Manichaean ʾzwʾn (uzwān)), from Proto-Iranian *hiźwā- (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه (žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁 (hīzuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язык (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari زبان
Iranian Persian زبان
Tajik забон (zabon)

زبان (zabân, zobân) (plural زبان‌ها)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زبان (zabān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

زبان (zabānfHindi spelling ज़बान

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

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Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 13:17