بانو

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (bʾnwk'), [Manichaean needed] (bʾnwg /bānūg/), from Proto-Iranian *dáms-páθnīH (compare Avestan 𐬛𐬆𐬨𐬄𐬥𐬋.𐬞𐬀𐬚𐬥𐬍‎(dəmąnō.paθnī‎), Northern Kurdish banî), from Proto-Indo-European *déms pótnih₂ (compare Ancient Greek δέσποινᾰ (déspoina, lady)), From Proto-Indo-European *déms pótis

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /bɒːnuː/

NounEdit

بانو (bânu) (plural بانوان(bânovân) or بانوها(bânu-hâ))

Dari Persian بانو
Iranian Persian
Tajik бону (bonu)
  1. lady
    Synonym: خانم(xânom)

Proper nounEdit

بانو (bânu)

  1. A female given name, Banu, Banoo, or Banou, from Middle Persian.

DescendantsEdit

  • Bashkir: Баныу (Banïw)
  • Turkish: Banu