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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian YMYTWNtn' (murdan), from Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], ultimately derived from Proto-Indo-European *mer- (to die). Compare Kurdish mirin, مردن, Avestan 𐬨𐬀𐬭- (mar-), Sanskrit मरति (marati), Old Armenian մեռանիմ (meṙanim), Old Church Slavonic мрѣти (mrěti), Lithuanian mir̃ti, Latin morior, English murder.

PronunciationEdit

Dari مردن
Iranian Persian مردن
Tajik мурдан (murdan)

VerbEdit

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

  1. to die

ConjugationEdit

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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