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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian خنجر (xanjar).

NounEdit

خَنْجَر (ḵanjarm (plural خَنَاجِر (ḵanājir))

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar

DeclensionEdit


Ottoman TurkishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian خنجر (xanjar).

NounEdit

خنجر (hancer)

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar

PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Iranian; compare Manichaean Parthian xnjyr (xenjer), hynjyr (henjer, dagger).

NounEdit

Dari خنجر
Iranian Persian خنجر
Tajik ханҷар (xanjar)

خنجر (xanjar) (plural خنجرها (xanjar-hâ))

  1. dagger
  2. khanjar

DescendantsEdit