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پیکر

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭯𐭲𐭪𐭫 (patkar, pahikar, picture, image), from Old Persian. Akin to Old Armenian պատկեր (patker); an Iranian borrowing.

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NounEdit

پیکر (paikar) (plural پیکرها (paikar-hâ))

  1. face, countenance
  2. form, figure, mould, model
  3. portrait, likeness
  4. idol-temple

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ReferencesEdit

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