See also: شه

Gilaki edit

Numeral edit

سه⁩ (se,su)

  1. three

Mazanderani edit

Noun edit

سه⁩ (se)

  1. apple

Numeral edit

سه⁩ (se)

  1. three

Persian edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (sh /⁠sih⁠/), from Old Persian 𐏂 (ç /⁠çi-⁠/), from Proto-Iranian *θráyah, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *tráyas, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

Indo European cognates include Avestan𐬚𐬭𐬌-(θri-), Northern Kurdish , Pashtoدرې(dre), Sanskrit त्रि (tri), Greek τρεις (treis), Italian tre, English three, Latin trēs, French trois, Spanish tres, etc.

Dari سه
Iranian Persian
Tajik се

Pronunciation edit

  • (Classical Persian) IPA(key): /si/
    • most likely pronounced with a majhūl zēr [se̞h] based on ancestor and descendant pronunciations, however majhūl and ma'rūf short vowels are not clearly distinguished before a word final ⁧ه().
  • (Tajik) IPA(key): /se/
  • (file)

Numeral edit

Persian numbers (edit)
30
 ←  2 ۳
3
4  → 
    Cardinal: ⁧سه(se)
    Ordinal: ⁧سوم(sevvom)

سه (se) (Persian numeral۳⁩)

  1. three
    Synonym:۳(3)

Etymology 2 edit

Adjective edit

سه (sah)

  1. (dialectal, Khesht, Konartakhteh, Dashtestan) alternative form of سیاه(siyâh, black)

See also edit