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PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From لخشیدن(laxšidan, to slide).

AdjectiveEdit

لخت (laxt)

  1. (Iranian Persian) sleek

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

Dari Persian لخت
Iranian Persian
Tajik лахт (laxt)

لخت (laxt)

  1. piece, portion

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

Dari Persian لخت
Iranian Persian
Tajik лахт (laxt)

لخت (laxt)

  1. (archaic) club, mace

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Armenian: լախտ (laxt)
    • Armenian: լախտ (laxt)
  • Georgian: ლახტი (laxṭi)

Further readingEdit

  • Hübschmann, Heinrich (1897) Armenische Grammatik. 1. Theil: Armenische Etymologie (in German), Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, page 157
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “լախտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 260a

Etymology 4Edit

Possibly related to Proto-Indo-European *reu- [1] . Compare with classical form رت(rot) with the same meaning.

AdjectiveEdit

Dari Persian لخت
Iranian Persian
Tajik лухт (luxt)

لخت (loxt)

  1. naked, nude

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pokorny 868-871