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KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Armenian պառաւ (paṙaw, old woman).

NounEdit

پاراو (paraw)

  1. old woman; an Armenian nurse

ReferencesEdit

  • Jaba, Auguste; Justi, Ferdinand (1879) Dictionnaire Kurde-Français [Kurdish–French Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պառաւ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press


PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Old Armenian պառաւ (paṙaw), an Iranian borrowing.

NounEdit

پاراو (pârâv)

  1. old woman

ReferencesEdit