ارغند

PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (ʾlgnd /arγand/), from Avestan 𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬖𐬀𐬧𐬙(ərəγaṇt, tumultuous, uproarious, raging)

AdjectiveEdit

ارغند (arğand)

  1. (archaic) ferocious, raging, formidable
    • 1922, Malek osh-Sho'arā Bahār, Damavandiyeh
      بگرای چو اژدهای گرزه / بخروش چو شرزه‌شیر ارغند
      begrây čo aždahâye garze / bexruš čo šarze-šire arqand
      [O Damavand!] Spring and attack like a viper! / Rage like a ferocious lion!
    Synonyms: شَرزه(šarze), غَضَبناک(qazabnâk), قَهرآلود(qahrâlud)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Dehkhoda, Ali-Akbar (1931–) , “ارغند”, in Dehkhoda Dictionary Institute, editors, Dehkhoda Dictionary (in Persian), Tehran: University of Tehran Press
  2. ʿAmīd, Ḥasan (1985) , “ارغند”, in Farhang-e Fārsī-e ʿAmīd (in Persian), Tehrān: Amīrkabīr
  3. [1] PAHLAVICA - "’lgnd"