ولایت

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian ولایت(vilâyat), from Arabic وِلَايَة(wilāya).

NounEdit

ولایت (vilayet)

  1. province

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: vilayet
  • English: vilayet
  • French: vilayet
  • German: Wilajet
  • Hungarian: vilajet

PersianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic وِلَايَة(wilāya).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /wɪlɒːjat/

NounEdit

Dari Persian ولایت
Iranian Persian
Tajik вилоят (viloyat)

ولایت (velâyat) (plural ولایت‌ها(velâyat-hâ) or ولایات(velâyât))

  1. province
    Synonym: استان‎(ostân)

DescendantsEdit


UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian ولایت(vilāyat).

NounEdit

ولایت (vilāyatm (Hindi spelling विलायत)

  1. province[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Platts, John T. (1884) , “ولایت”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.