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𐎺𐎼𐎣𐎠𐎴

Old PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From 𐎺𐎼𐎣 (varka, wolf), from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *wŕ̥ka- (wolf), from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos (wolf). Cognate to Avestan 𐬬𐬆𐬵𐬭𐬐𐬁𐬥𐬀 (Vəhrkāna) and Parthian 𐭅𐭓𐭊𐭍 (Wurgān).

Proper nounEdit

𐎺𐎼𐎣𐎠𐎴 (Varkāna)

  1. satrapy of Hyrcania

DescendantsEdit