See also: نار

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Parthian nʾz (nāz, pleasure, delight). Compare Old Armenian նազիմ (nazim), an Iranian borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian ناز
Iranian Persian
Tajik ноз (noz)

ناز (nâz)

  1. (archaic) delight
  2. luxury, comfort
  3. fondling
  4. coquetry
  5. coyness

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: նազ (naz)
  • Azerbaijani: naz
  • Georgian: ნაზი (nazi)
  • Greek: νάζι (názi)
  • Middle Armenian: նազ (naz)
  • Turkish: naz

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened from نازنین(nāzanin).

AdjectiveEdit

ناز (nâz)

  1. (colloquial) cute

SynonymsEdit