See also: أوand آو

Alviri-VidariEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *Hā́fš.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

او (ov)

  1. (Vidari) water

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic о
Roman o
Perso-Arabic او

PronounEdit

او (o)

  1. Arabic spelling of o (he, she, it)

BakhtiariEdit

NounEdit

او (aw)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • The Phonology of the Bakhtiari, Badakhshani, and Madaglashti Dialects of Modern Persian (1922)

BrahuiEdit

PronounEdit

او (ō)

  1. he

ChagataiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

او (u)

  1. he, she, it

DeclensionEdit


KalamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit उदक (udaka), from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥ (water). Cognate with Indus Kohistani وی (vī́).

NounEdit

اُو (ū)

  1. water

KermanicEdit

NounEdit

او (ōū, ō)

  1. (Soi) water

ReferencesEdit

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I. (2000) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura

LariEdit

NounEdit

او (ow)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I. (2000) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura

MazanderaniEdit

NounEdit

او (ow, o)

  1. water

Ottoman TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Turkic *eb (dwelling place, house).

NounEdit

او (ev)

  1. house
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Turkish: ev

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Turkic o-l (that).

PronounEdit

او (o)

  1. he, she, it
  2. (demonstrative) that (distant)
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Turkish: o
See alsoEdit

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aw/
  • (file)

ConjunctionEdit

او (aw)

  1. and

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (OLE), 𐭥𐭫𐭤(ʿlh), 𐫀𐫇𐫏(ʾwy /ōy/, he; she; that).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

(file)

PronounEdit

Dari Persian او
Iranian Persian
Tajik ӯ (ü)

او (u)

  1. she, he, they (meaning the third-person singular, of unknown or irrelevant gender, but animate)
Usage notesEdit
  • Colloquially, contracted to اونو (uno) when used with the direct-object particle را().
  • Only used for animate referents, that is, “he” and “she”, not “it”.
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

او (ow)

  1. (dialectal, various locations) water
  2. (dialectal, various locations) liquid
  3. (dialectal, various locations) juice

TalyshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *Hā́fš.

NounEdit

او (ov)

  1. water

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit इव (iva).

AdverbEdit

او (iva)  Hindi spelling: इव (iv)

  1. thus
  2. as
  3. almost

PrepositionEdit

او (iva) (Hindi spelling इव‎)

  1. as
  2. like

Etymology 2Edit

From Classical Persian او(ō)

PronounEdit

او (o) (Hindi spelling )

  1. he, she, (singular) they
  2. it
  3. that