See also:بھا

Ottoman Turkish edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Persianبها⁩, from Middle Persian [script needed] (whʾk /⁠wahāg⁠/).

Noun edit

بها (baha)

  1. price
Descendants edit
  • Turkish: paha

Etymology 2 edit

From Arabicبَهَاء(bahāʔ).

Alternative forms edit

Noun edit

بها (bahâ)

  1. beauty, comeliness
Related terms edit

Etymology 3 edit

Borrowed from Arabicبِهَا(bi-hā).

Prepositional phrase edit

بها (bi-hâ)

  1. by her

Further reading edit

Persian edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (whʾk /⁠wahāg⁠/); ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wes- (to sell, trade). Akin to Armenian գին (gin, price).

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? bahā
Dari reading? bahā
Iranian reading? bahâ
Tajik reading? baho

Noun edit

بها (bahâ)

  1. price, value
Descendants edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Arabicبَهَاء(bahāʔ).

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? bahā
Dari reading? bahā
Iranian reading? bahâ
Tajik reading? baho

Noun edit

بها (bahâ)

  1. beauty
  2. elegance
Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

Etymology 3 edit

Borrowed from Arabicبِهَا(bi-hā).

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? bihā
Dari reading? behā
Iranian reading? behâ
Tajik reading? biho

Prepositional phrase edit

بها (be-hâ)

  1. by her

Further reading edit