گاه

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See also: کاه

PersianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (gʾs), 𐫃𐫀𐫍(gʾh /gāh/, place, throne, bed; time), compare Northern Kurdish -geh and Old Armenian գահ (gah), Lurish گؽ(, shift, time), which is an Iranian borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

گاه (gâh)

  1. time
    Synonyms: وقت(vaqt), زمان(zamân)
  2. place
    Synonyms: جا(), مکان(makân)
  3. (rare) throne
    Synonym: تخت(taxt)

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SuffixEdit

ـگاه (-gâh)

  1. A suffix forming words of location.

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph, “گاه”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary[1], London: Routledge & K. Paul, 1892
  • MacKenzie, D. N., “gāh”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1971, page 34