See also: باح

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Parthian [script needed] (tāg), attested in 𐫟𐫀𐫡𐫤𐫀𐫃(xʾrtʾg /xārtāg/, crown of thorns), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (to cover). Related to Arabic تَخْت(taḵt, bed, couch,..), also an Iranian borrowing; and to Aramaic תָּגָא(tāḡā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

تَاج (tājm (plural تِيجَان(tījān))

  1. crown
    الصِّحَّةُ تَاجٌ عَلَى رُؤُوسِ الْأَصِحَّاءِ لَا يَرَاهُ إِلَّا الْمَرْضَى.‎‎
    aṣ-ṣiḥḥatu tājun ʿalā ruʾūsi l-ʾaṣiḥḥāʾi lā yarāhu ʾillā l-marḍā.
    Health is a crown on the heads of the healthy, that only the ill can see.

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Maltese: tieġ
  • Chagatai: تاج‎(taj‎)
  • English: taj
  • Persian: تاج(tâj)
  • Ottoman Turkish: تاج(tac)
  • Swahili: taji

BaluchiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian تاج(tâj).

NounEdit

تاج (táj)

  1. crown

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic تَاج(tāj).

NounEdit

تاج (tac, taç)

  1. crown, diadem
  2. regal power, the position of someone who bears a crown
  3. (figuratively) reign
  4. a headdress worn by various orders of dervishes, a mitre
  5. corolla of a flower
  6. chapiteau of an alembic
  7. the تاج التواریخ (tac üt-tevarih, Crown of Histories) by Sadeddin, a model for the ornatest style of literature

DescendantsEdit


PersianEdit

 
Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fa

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic تَاج(tāj), from Parthian [Manichaean needed] (tʾg /tāg/, crown), attested in 𐫟𐫀𐫡𐫤𐫀𐫃(xʾrtʾg /xārtāg/, crown of thorns), from Old Iranian *tāga-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (to cover).

Related to Persian تخت(taxt, bed, throne), and akin to Old Armenian թագ (tʿag), Arabic تاج(tāj), and Aramaic תָּגָא(tāḡā), Iranian borrowings.

NounEdit

Dari Persian تاج
Iranian Persian
Tajik тоҷ (toj)

تاج (tâj) (plural تاج‌ها(tâj-hâ))

  1. crown
  2. tuft

DescendantsEdit


UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian تاج(tâj).

NounEdit

تاج (tājm (Hindi spelling ताज)

  1. crown