ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ز ر د(z-r-d).

VerbEdit

زَرَدَ (zarada) I, non-past يَزْرُدُ‎‎ (yazrudu)

  1. to choke, to strangle
  2. to gulp, to swallow, to devour
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From an early West Iranian source, probably via Aramaic זַרְדָּא‎ / ܙܰܪܕܳܐ(zarədā). See Persian زره(zere) for more.

NounEdit

زَرَد (zaradm (plural زُرُود(zurūd))

  1. chainmail, coat of mail
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

زَرْد (zardm

  1. verbal noun of زَرَدَ (zarada) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

BaluchiEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Iranian *jŕ̥dayam, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́ʰŕ̥dayam, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

Compare Avestan 𐬰𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬛(zərəd), Persian دل(del), old Mazanderani زیله(zila) Sanskrit हृदय (hṛdaya), Armenian սիրտ (sirt), and English heart.

Doublet of دل‎, which is from the same root but reborrowed from Persian.

NounEdit

زرد (zird)

  1. (anatomy) heart
  2. conscience (sense of right and wrong)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₃- (yellow, gleam, shine). Related to Baluchi زر(zar, gold, money). Compare Old Church Slavonic злато (zlato, gold), Latvian zelts, English gold.

AdjectiveEdit

زرد (zard)

  1. yellow
Derived termsEdit

Ottoman TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Persian زرد(zard).

AdjectiveEdit

زرد (zerd)

  1. yellow
    Synonyms: صری(sarı), اصفر(asfer)
DescendantsEdit
  • Turkish: zerd

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic زَرْد(zard).

NounEdit

زرد (zerd)

  1. strangling
  2. suffocation

Further readingEdit

PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (zlt' /zard/, yellow). Related to زر(zar, gold).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Dari زرد
Iranian Persian
Tajik зард (zard)

زرد (zard)

  1. yellow

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Persian · رنگ‌ها(rang-hâ) (layout · text)
     سفید(sefid)      خاکستری(xâkestari), توسی(tusi)      سیاه(siyâh), مشکی(meški)
             سرخ(sorx), قرمز(qermez); زرشکی(zereški)              نارنجی(nârenji); قهوه‌ای(qahve-'i), بور(bur)              زرد (zard); کرم(kerem)
             سبز لیمویی(sabz-e limuyi)              سبز(sabz)             
             آبی دریایی(âbi-ye daryâyi); سبز دودی(sabz-e dudi), فیروزه‌ای(firuze-i)              لاجوردی(lâjvardi)              آبی(âbi), سرمه‌ای(sorme-'i)
             بنفش(banafš); نیلی(nili)              سرخابی(sorxâbi); ارغوانی(arğavâni)              صورتی(surati)

SindhiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زرد‎.

AdjectiveEdit

زرد (zardu)

  1. yellow

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Classical Persian زرد(zard).

AdjectiveEdit

زرد (zard) (Hindi spelling ज़र्द)

  1. yellow

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit