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شش

BaluchiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

NumeralEdit

شش (šaš)

  1. six

NounEdit

شش (šaš)

  1. six (digit)

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs. Compare Kurdish şeş, Avestan 𐬑𐬴𐬎𐬎𐬀𐬱 (χšvaš), Sanskrit षष् (ṣáṣ), Hindi छह (chah), Spanish seis, German sechs, Lithuanian šеšì, Russian шесть (šestʹ), Armenian վեց (vecʿ), Greek έξι (éksi).

Alternative formsEdit

Dari شش
Iranian Persian شش
Tajik шаш (šaš)

NumeralEdit

شش (šeš)

  1. (cardinal) six

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Dari شش
Iranian Persian شش
Tajik шуш (šuš)

From Middle Persian swš (suš, lung). Cognate with Avestan 𐬯𐬎𐬱 (suš, lung).

NounEdit

شش (šoš) (plural شش‌ها (šoš-hâ))

  1. lung
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