PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (zlm'n' /zarmān/). Cognate with Sanskrit जरिमन् (jariman, old age, decrepitude). from Proto-Indo-European *ǵerh₂- (to grow old).

NounEdit

زرمان (zarmân) (plural زرمان‌ها(zarmân-hâ))

  1. decrepit old man
  2. old age, decrepitude