دیوان

See also: ديوان

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Persian دیوان(divân).

NounEdit

دیوان (dîvân)

  1. divan (collection of poems)
  2. divan (council of state)
  3. court, tribunal

DescendantsEdit


PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian d(p)ywʾn' (dēwān, archive, collected writings); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian دیوان
Iranian Persian
Tajik девон (devon)

دیوان (divân) (plural دیوان‌ها(divân-hâ))

  1. divan (collection of poems)
  2. divan (council)
  3. bureau
  4. court, tribunal
  5. a muster roll, a register of soldiers

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hayyim, Sulayman (1934–1936) , “دیوان”, in New Persian–English dictionary, Teheran: Librairie-imprimerie Béroukhim
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971) , “dēwān”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 26