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شل

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

شل (šël)

  1. twenty

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

شل (šol)

  1. soft, limp
  2. loose, lax

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Mazanderani اشکل (eškel, thigh, thighbone), from Proto-Indo-European *skelo-.

NounEdit

شل (šal)

  1. thigh of a man
  2. thin, colored leather
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

شل (šel)

  1. spear, javelin
  2. trident, harpoon

Etymology 4Edit

Akin to Arabic شل (šall), an Iranian borrowing.

AdjectiveEdit

شل (šal)

  1. lame

ReferencesEdit

  • شل in Francis Joseph Steingass (1892), A Comprehensive Persian-English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul