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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مرغ (mrağm

  1. a bodybuilding weight
  2. a large stone just the weight to be lifted by a man, and used in the game or exercise of putting the stone

DeclensionEdit

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). Compare Middle Persian mwlw' (murw), Parthian 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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