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EtymologyEdit

From Persian بلور(billōr, crystal).

PronunciationEdit

  • (classic) IPA(key): /bil.lawr/
  • (colloquial also) IPA(key): /bil.luːr/

NounEdit

بِلَّوْر (billawrm (collective, singulative بِلَّوْرَة(billawra))

  1. crystal

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Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بِلُّور(billūr).

PronunciationEdit

  • (15th–17th century) IPA(key): [bɯˈɫːuɾ], [bɯˈɫuɾ]
  • (18th–20th century) IPA(key): [biˈɫːuɾ]

NounEdit

بلور (bıllur, billur)

  1. crystal

DescendantsEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (bylwl /*bēlūr/, crystal), from Pali veḷuriya. Compare Parthian [Term?] (byrwl /*bērūl/, crystal) and Ancient Greek βήρυλλος (bḗrullos, beryl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

بلور (bolur)

Dari Persian بلور
Iranian Persian بلور
Tajiki Persian булӯр (bulür)
  1. crystal

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “bēlūr”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 19
  • Franke, Otto (1893), “Beziehungen der Inder zum Westen”, in Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft[1], volume 47, page 600