See also: جرس and حرس

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PersianEdit

 
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Dari خرس
Iranian Persian خرس
Tajik хирс(xirs)
 
خرس سیاه آمریکایی

An American Black Bear

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬀𐬭𐬴𐬀(arṣ̌a), Ossetian арс(ars)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrtća (compare Sanskrit ऋक्ष(ṛkṣá)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ŕ̥tḱos. Compare Armenian արջ(arǰ), Greek άρκτος(árktos), αρκούδα(arkoúda), Latin ursus, French ours, Welsh arth.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

خرس ‎(xers) ‎(plural خرس‌ها(xers-hâ))

  1. bear
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

خرس ‎(xros)

  1. (Sistani) Alternative form of خروس