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طَاوُوس

EtymologyEdit

From Aramaic טוסא‎ /‎ ܛܰܘܣܳܐ(ṭawsā), from Ancient Greek τᾰώς (taṓs).

NounEdit

طَاوُوس (ṭāwūsm (plural طَوَاوِيسُ(ṭawāwīsu) or أَطْوَاس(ʾaṭwās))

  1. peacock

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1886) Die aramäischen Fremdwörter im Arabischen (in German), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 118
  • Freytag, Georg (1835), “طاووس”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 3, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 78

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یک طاووس هندی

An Indian Peacock

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic طَاوُوس(ṭāwūs).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

طاووس (tâvus)

  1. peacock

Derived termsEdit