طوفان

See also: توپان

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Through Classical Syriac ܛܰܘܦܳܢܳܐ(ṭawpānā) from a Sinitic language; compare Cantonese 大風大风 (daai6 fung1, “big wind”).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

طُوفَان (ṭūfānm

  1. storm
  2. deluge
  3. inundation
  4. typhoon

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ahrens, Karl (1930) , “Christliches im Qoran. Eine Nachlese”, in Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft[1] (in German), volume 84, page 25
  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1880) De vocabulis in antiquis Arabum carminibus et in Corano peregrinis[2] (in Latin), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 22

PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic طُوفَان(ṭūfān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian طوفان
Iranian Persian
Tajik тӯфон (tüfon)

طوفان (tufân) (plural طوفان‌ها(tufân-hâ))

  1. storm
  2. flood
  3. deluge
  4. typhoon

Proper nounEdit

طوفان (tufân)

  1. A male given name, Toufan, Toofan, or Tufan, from Arabic.

PunjabiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian طوفان(tufân), from Arabic طُوفَان(ṭūfān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

طُوفان (tūfānm (Gurmukhi spelling ਤੂਫ਼ਾਨ)

  1. hurricane

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian طوفان(tufân), from Arabic طُوفَان(ṭūfān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

طوفان (tūfānm (Hindi spelling तूफ़ान)

  1. storm
  2. flood
  3. deluge
  4. inundation
  5. typhoon
  6. hurricane

SynonymsEdit