See also: أرشand آرش

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian 𐫀𐫡𐫘‎(ʾrs‎ /ars/, tear), from Proto-Iranian *Hácru (tear), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háćru (tear), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éḱru (tear).

NounEdit

ارس (ars)

  1. (archaic) tear
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Of Mongolic origin, compare Mongolian арц (arts, juniper), East Yugur hrca (cypress). Doublet of اردج(ardij, juniper) and آرچه(ārča), the same from two corresponding Turkic forms.

NounEdit

ارس (Classical aris, Iranian ors)

  1. juniper

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

ارس (Aras)

  1. Araks, Aras

Etymology 4Edit

Proper nounEdit

ارس (Oros)

  1. (archaic) Rus, Russia

ReferencesEdit

  • Doerfer, Gerhard (1963–1975) Türkische und mongolische Elemente im Neupersischen [Turkic and Mongolian Elements in New Persian] (Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur: Veröffentlichungen der Orientalischen Kommission) (in German), Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag, pages 28–29
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “ارس”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “ars”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press
  • Sevortjan, E. V. (1974), “ардыч”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ tjurkskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Turkic Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Nauka, pages 173–174
  • Sevortjan, E. V. (1974), “арча”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ tjurkskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Turkic Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Nauka, pages 182–182
  • Vullers, Johann August (1855), “ارس”, in Lexicon Persico-Latinum etymologicum cum linguis maxime cognatis Sanscrita et Zendica et Pehlevica comparatum, e lexicis persice scriptis Borhâni Qâtiu, Haft Qulzum et Bahâri agam et persico-turcico Farhangi-Shuûrî confectum, adhibitis etiam Castelli, Meninski, Richardson et aliorum operibus et auctoritate scriptorum Persicorum adauctum (in Latin), volume I, Bonn: Adolf Marcus, page 79b