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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian YMYTWNtn'(murdan), from Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, ultimately derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *mer-(to die). Compare Kurdish mirin, مردن, Avestan [script needed](merə-), Sanskrit मरति(marati), Old Armenian մեռանիմ(meṙanim), Old Church Slavonic мрѣти(mrěti), Lithuanian mirti, Latin morior.

PronunciationEdit

Dari مردن
Iranian Persian مردن
Tajik мурдан(murdan)

VerbEdit

مردن ‎(mordan) ‎(present stem میر(mir))

  1. to die

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ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “murdan, mīr-”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit

AdjectiveEdit

مردن ‎(mardan) — Hindi spelling: मर्दन(mardan)

  1. crushing
  2. grinding
  3. breaking
  4. destroying

NounEdit

مردن ‎(mardanm ‎(Hindi spelling मर्दन)

  1. rubbing
  2. touching
  3. anointing
  4. friction
  5. crushing
  6. bruising
  7. trampling

Etymology 2Edit

From Persian مردن(mordan).

NounEdit

مردن ‎(murdanm ‎(Hindi spelling मुर्दन)

  1. death
  2. dying

VerbEdit

مردن ‎(murdan), Hindi spelling: मुर्दन(murdan)

  1. to die