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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (ʾlwh /āluh/, eagle) (Manichaean Middle Persian [Manichaean needed] (ʾʾlwf /āluf/)). Compare Gilaki الوغ(aluğ), Mazanderani اله(alle), Northern Kurdish eylo / êlo, Central Kurdish هەڵۆ(hello), as well as արծուի (arcui). From Proto-Iranian *Hr̥ĵifyáh, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hr̥ȷ́ipyás, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂rǵ-i-pt-ió-s, from *h₂erǵ- (white, glittering). Cognate with Avestan 𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬰𐬌𐬟𐬌𐬌𐬀(ərəzifiia).

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آله (âloh)

  1. eagle
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