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NounEdit

زبان (transliteration needed)

  1. tongue
  2. language

See alsoEdit


PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian ŠNA / ʾwzwʾn' (uzwān) (Manichaean ʾzwʾn (uzwān)), from Proto-Iranian *hiźwā- (compare Kurdish ziman, Pashto ژبه(žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁(hīzuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?] (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язык (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian زبان
Iranian Persian زبان
Tajiki Persian забон (zabon)

زبان (zabân, zobân) (plural زبان‌ها(zabân-hâ))

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “uzwān”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 85

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زبان(zabân).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

زبان (zabānf (Hindi spelling ज़बान)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

DeclensionEdit

Declension of زبان
singular plural
direct زبان(zabān) زبانیں(zabānẽ)
oblique زبان(zabān) زبانوں(zabānõ)
vocative زبان(zabān) زبانو(zabāno)

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