забон

TajikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (uzvān), from Proto-Iranian *hižwáH (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه(žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬌𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁(hizuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́iȷ́ʰwáH (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язы́к (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian زبان
Iranian Persian
Tajik забон (zabon)

забон (zabon) (plural забонҳо)

  1. tongue
  2. language

InflectionEdit