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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian شترنگ (šatrang), from Middle Persian ctlng (čatrang, chess), from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग (cátur-aṅga, four parts" of an army: king, elephants, horses, foot soldiers).

NounEdit

شِطْرَنْج or شَطْرَنْج (šiṭranj or šaṭranjm

  1. shatranj
  2. chess

DeclensionEdit


PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian ctlng (čatrang, chess), from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग (cátur-aṅga, four parts" of an army: king, elephants, horses, foot soldiers).

NounEdit

شطرنج (shatranj)

  1. shatranj
  2. chess
See alsoEdit
Chess pieces in Persian · مهره‌های شطرنج (mohre-hâye šatranj) (layout · text)
           
شاه (šâh) وزیر (vazir) رخ (rox),
قلعه (qal'e)
فیل (fil) اسب (asb) پیاده (piyâde),
سرباز (sarbâz)

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic شَطْرَنْج (šaṭranj).

NounEdit

شطرنج (šatranjf (Hindi spelling शतरंज)

  1. shatranj
  2. chess