See also: بن‎, ثن, and پ.ن

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin thunnus, from Ancient Greek θύννος (thúnnos), from θύνω (thúnō, I rush, dart along).

NounEdit

تُنّ (tunnm

  1. tuna

DeclensionEdit


PersianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Middle Persian tn' (tan), from Old Persian 𐎫𐎵𐎢𐏁 (tanūš), from Proto-Indo-European *tenuh₂- (body). Cognate with Avestan 𐬙𐬀𐬥𐬎(tanu) and Sanskrit तनू (tanū́).

NounEdit

Dari تن
Iranian Persian
Tajik тан (tan)

تن (tan)

  1. body
  2. person
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Bashkir: тән (tän)
  • Ottoman Turkish: تن(ten)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

تن (ton)

  1. tonne

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit तनू (tanū́) or Persian تن(tan).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

تن (tanm (Hindi spelling तन)

  1. body
  2. straw
  3. trunk

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “تن”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & Co.