See also: اسبنذand اسپ

ArabicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *ʕašt- (one).

NounEdit

اِسْت (istm (plural أَسْتَاه(ʾastāh))

  1. anus
    Synonyms: شَرَج(šaraj), عَزَقة(ʿazaqa)
  2. buttocks, backside
    Synonym: دُبْر(dubr)
  3. first, beginning, foundation
    اِسْتُ الدَّهْرِ
    istu d-dahri
    the beginning of time

DeclensionEdit


PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian 𐭠𐭩𐭲𐭩(ast), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎫𐎡𐎹 (astiy), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

است (ast)

  1. third-person singular present of بودن(budan, to be); is
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Persian 𐫀𐫘𐫤(ʾst /ast/), from Proto-Iranian *HástH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HástʰH, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ésth₁. Cognate with Northern Kurdish hestî, Avestan 𐬀𐬯𐬙𐬌-(asti-), Sanskrit अस्थि (asthi), Latin os, Ancient Greek ὀστέον (ostéon), Armenian ոսկոր (oskor).

NounEdit

است (ast)

  1. (rare) bone

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