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See also: جہان

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Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian جهان (jahân).

NounEdit

جهان (cihan)

  1. world
  2. universe

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PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian gyhʾn' (gēhān, world).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian جهان
Iranian Persian جهان
Tajiki Persian ҷаҳон (jahon)

جهان (jahân) (plural جهان‌ها (jahân-hâ))

  1. world
  2. universe

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ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “gēhān”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 36

Proper nounEdit

جهان (jahân)

  1. A male or female given name, Jahan.

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