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BaluchiEdit

NounEdit

زمین (zamín)

  1. earth
  2. land
  3. ground
  4. soil

PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • زمی(zami) (archaic, dialectal)

EtymologyEdit

From earlier زمی(zami), from Middle Persian zmyk' (zamīg, earth), from Proto-Iranian (compare Kurdish zevî, Avestan 𐬰𐬃(zā̊)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit क्ष (kṣa)), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm (compare Russian земля́ (zemljá), Latvian zeme, Latin humus, Ancient Greek χθών (khthṓn)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian زمین
Iranian Persian زمین
Tajiki Persian замин (zamin)

زمین (zamin) (plural زمین‌ها(zamin-hâ))

  1. earth
  2. Earth
  3. land
  4. soil
  5. ground
  6. estate

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

زمین (Zamin)

  1. Earth

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “zamīg”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 98

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زمین(zamin).

NounEdit

زمین (zamīnf (Hindi spelling ज़मीन)

  1. earth
  2. Earth
  3. land
  4. soil
  5. floor
  6. ground
  7. foundation