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NounEdit

مرغ (mrağm

  1. a weight used in bodybuilding
  2. a large stone at just the weight that a man can lift, and used in the game or exercise of putting the stone

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ReferencesEdit

  • Raverty, H. G. (1867), “مرغ”, in A dictionary of the Puk'hto, Pus'hto, or language of the Afghans: with remarks on the originality of the language, and its affinity to other oriental tongues, London: Williams & Nortgate
  • Pashto English Dictionary

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Iranian *murγ (bird) from Proto-Iranian *mr̥gáh (bird). Compare Middle Persian [script needed] (mwlw' /murw/), Parthian [Manichaean needed] (mwrg /murγ/), Avestan 𐬨𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬖𐬀(mərəγa), Pashto مرغه(mërğë), Ossetian маргъ (marǧ), Baluchi مرگ(murg), Old Armenian սիրամարգ (siramarg) and լորամարգ (loramarg).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مرغ (morğ) (plural مرغ‌ها(morğ-hâ) or مرغان(morğân))

  1. (archaic) bird
  2. hen

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