Last modified on 24 May 2014, at 13:38

𐎺𐎼𐎣

Old PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬬𐬆𐬵𐬭𐬐𐬀 (vəhrka)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *wŕ̥ka- (wolf) (compare Sanskrit वृक (vṛka)), from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos (wolf) (compare Lithuanian vilkas, Old Church Slavonic влькъ (vlĭkŭ), Tocharian B walkwe, Latin lupus, Old English wulf (English wolf).

NounEdit

𐎺𐎼𐎣 (transliteration needed)

  1. wolf

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Persian: gurg