See also: سس

BaluchiEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

شش (šaš)

  1. six

NounEdit

شش (šaš)

  1. six (digit)

PersianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

Alternative formsEdit

Dari Persian شش
Iranian Persian
Tajik шаш (šaš)

NumeralEdit

Persian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : شش
    Ordinal : ششم

شش (šeš)

  1. six

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Dari Persian شش
Iranian Persian
Tajik шуш (šuš)

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

NounEdit

شش (šoš) (plural شش‌ها(šoš-hâ))

  1. lung
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “¹suš”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 78