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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭤𐭭𐭰𐭠𐭥 (hanjār), from Parthian ʾnjʾr (anjār, behaviour). Akin to Old Armenian հանճար (hančar), an Iranian borrowing.

NounEdit

هنجار (hanjār)

  1. way, rule, law
  2. habit, custom
  3. norm

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