забон

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TajikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script needed] ‎(uzvān), from Proto-Iranian *hiźu̯ā- (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه ‎(žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁 ‎(hizvā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (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 زبان
Iranian Persian زبان
Tajik забон ‎(zabon)

забон ‎(zabon) ‎(plural забонҳо)

  1. tongue
  2. language

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