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PashtoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian باد ‎(bâd).

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NounEdit

باد ‎(bâdm

  1. (obsolete, rare) wind

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ReferencesEdit

  • Raverty, H. G. (1867), “باد”, in A dictionary of the Puk'hto, Pus'hto, or language of the Afghans: with remarks on the originality of the language, and its affinity to other oriental tongues, London: Williams & Nortgate

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian (compare Avestan [script needed] ‎(vā́ta, vātō), Kurdish ba با, Baluchi گوات ‎(gwát)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit वात ‎(vā́ta)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts ‎(blowing), present participle of *h₂weh₁- ‎(to blow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari باد
Iranian Persian باد
Tajik бод ‎(bod)

باد ‎(bâd)

  1. wind

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