See also: آئین

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PersianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Akin to Old Armenian օրէն (ōrēn), an Iranian borrowing.

NounEdit

Dari آئین, آیین
Iranian Persian آئین, آیین
Tajik оин (oyin)

آیین (âyin)

  1. institution, rite, ceremony, custom, ordinance, canon, usage, prescription
  2. common law (in contradistinction to the laws delivered by Muhammad)
  3. mode, form, manner
  4. ornament, decoration

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