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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)mer-. Indo-Iranian cognates include Kurdish ژماردن (žmārdin, to count), Pashto شمېرل (śmerël, to count), and Sanskrit स्मरति (smárati, recollect). Akin to Ancient Greek μέρμερος (mérmeros, mischievous, baneful) and Latin memor (mindful).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʃomordæn], [ʃemordæn]

VerbEdit

Dari Persian شمردن
Iranian Persian شمردن
Tajiki Persian шумурдан (šumurdan)

شمردن (šomordan) (present stem شمر (šomor))

  1. to add up
  2. to calculate
  3. to compute
  4. to count
  5. to reckon