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شاهین

See also: شاہین and شاهين

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شاهین

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian *šāhēn (literally majestic, kingly) and the given name *Šāhēn. Compare Middle Armenian շահէն (šahēn) and Old Armenian Շահէն (Šahēn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شاهین (šâhin) (plural شاهین‌ها (šâhin-hâ))

Dari شاهین
Iranian Persian شاهین
Tajik шоҳин (šohin)
  1. falcon, especially the Barbary falcon
  2. pointer of a scale

DescendantsEdit

Proper nounEdit

شاهین (Šâhin)

  1. A male given name, Shahin, Shaahin, Shaheen

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “Šāhēn” in Ferdinand Justi (1895), Iranisches Namenbuch, Marburg, page 274