سوسن

ArabicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian swsn' (sōsan) (Persian سوسن(susan)), from Ancient Greek σοῦσον (soûson), ultimately from Egyptian

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(zšn, lotus).

NounEdit

سَوْسَن or سُوسَن (sawsan or sūsanm

  1. lily

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg, “سوسن”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum[1] (in Latin), volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, 1833, page 375
  • Lane, Edward William, “سوسن”, in Arabic-English Lexicon[2], London: Williams & Norgate, 1863, page 1466
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz, “سوسن”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart[3] (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 1985, published 2011, →ISBN, page 613
  • Zimmern, Heinrich, Akkadische Fremdwörter als Beweis für babylonischen Kultureinfluss (in German), Leipzig: A. Edelmann, 1915, page 58

PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian swsn' (sōsan), from Ancient Greek σοῦσον (soûson), ultimately from Egyptian zšn. Compare Old Armenian շուշան (šušan), Biblical Hebrew שׁוֹשָׁן(šōšān), שׁוֹשַׁנָּה(šōšannā), Aramaic שַׁוֹשַׁנְתָּא(šōšantā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian سوسن
Iranian Persian
Tajik сӯсан, савсан (süsan, savsan)

سوسن (sôsan, sousan) (plural سوسن‌ها(sôsan, sousan-hâ))

  1. lily

Proper nounEdit

سوسن (sôsan)

  1. A female given name, Susan, Sousan, or Soosan, from Middle Persian.