See also: ميز‎, مێز, and میر

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (myʾzd), [Book Pahlavi needed] (myʾzd /mēzd/, sacrifice, offering meal; table[1]), [Book Pahlavi needed] (mēzag, small table[2]).[3][4][5] Cognate with Avestan 𐬨𐬫𐬀𐬰𐬛𐬀(myazda, sacrifice), Khotanese [script needed] (mastāña, fodder), Sanskrit मियेध (miyédha, sacrificial oblation, offering of food).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari میز
Iranian Persian
Tajik миз (miz)

میز (miz) (plural میزها(miz-hâ))

  1. table
  2. desk
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Armenian: մեզ (mez)
  • Gulf Arabic: ميز(mēz)
  • Omani Arabic: ميز(mēz)
    • Maore Comorian: meza
    • Swahili: meza (see there for further descendants)
  • Bashkardi:
    Minabi: میز(miz)
  • Bengali: মেজ (mez)
  • Kermanic: mīz
  • Hindi: मेज़ (mez)
  • Ishkashimi: میز (mēz)
  • Kurdish:
    Central Kurdish: مێز(mêz)
    Northern Kurdish: mêz
  • Marathi: मेज (mej̈)
  • Ormuri: میز(mez)
  • Parachi: میز (mēz)
  • Pashto: مېز(mez)
  • Punjabi: ਮੇਜ਼ (mez), ਮੇਜ (mej)
  • Sanglechi: میز (mēz)
  • Shughni: mēz
  • Talysh: миз (miz)
  • Urdu: میز(mez)
  • Wakhi: miz
  • Yidgha: میز(mīz)

Etymology 2Edit

From the verb میزیدن(mizidan), میختن(mixtan) "to urinate". Compare Northern Kurdish mîz (urine).

NounEdit

میز (miz)

  1. (obsolete) urine
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bailey, H. W. (1979), “phaysdve”, in Dictionary of Khotan Saka, Cambridge, London, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University press, page 259
  2. ^ Durkin-Meisteremst, Desmond (2014) Grammatik des Westmitteliranischen (Parthisch und Mittelpersisch) (Sitzungsberichte der philosophisch-historische) (in German), Viena: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press, pages 159, 157
  3. ^ MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “mēzd”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 56
  4. ^ Asatrian, Garnik S. (2011), “mīz”, in A Comparative Vocabulary of Central Iranian Dialects (in Persian and English), Tehran: Safir Ardehal Publications, page 281
  5. ^ Bailey, H. W. (1979), “mastān̄a”, in Dictionary of Khotan Saka, Cambridge, London, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University press, page 326

PunjabiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Classical Persian میز(mēz).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

میز (mezf (Gurmukhi spelling ਮੇਜ਼)

  1. table

DeclensionEdit

Declension of میز
dir. sg. میز(mez)
dir. pl. میزاں(mezāṉ)
singular plural
direct میز(mez) میزاں(mezāṉ)
oblique میز(mez) میزاں(mezāṉ)
vocative میزے(meze) میزو(mezo)
ablative میزوں(mezoṉ)
locative میزے(meze) میزِیں(mezīṉ)
instrumental میزے(meze) میزیں(mezīṉ)

ReferencesEdit

  • میز‎”, in Punjabi-English Dictionary, Patiala: Punjabi University, 2023
  • Iqbal, Salah ud-Din (2002), “میز‎”, in vaḍḍī panjābī lughat‎ (in Punjabi), Lahore: ʻAzīz Pablisharz

UrduEdit

 
Urdu Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ur

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Classical Persian میز(mēz), possibly influenced by Portuguese mesa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

میز (mezf (Hindi spelling मेज़)

  1. table
    Synonym: ٹیبَل(ṭebal)
  2. (loosely) desk

DeclensionEdit

Declension of میز
singular plural
direct میز(mez) میزیں(mezẽ)
oblique میز(mez) میزوں(mezõ)
vocative میز(mez) میزو(mezo)

ReferencesEdit

  • میز”, in اُردُو لُغَت (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • میز”, in Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2023.

UshojoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Urdu میز(mez).

NounEdit

میز (mez)

  1. table, desk