چابک

PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭰𐭠𐭯𐭪(čābuk), from Old Persian 𐎨𐎱𐎣 (čapuka, quick). Compare Old Armenian ճապուկ (čapuk), from Iranian.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

چابک (čâbok) (comparative چابک‌تر‎, superlative چابک‌ترین‎)

  1. quick
  2. fast
  3. swift
  4. sharp
  5. acute
  6. beautiful

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: çabuk

NounEdit

چابک (čâbok)

  1. (rare, obsolete) horsewhip

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “čābuk”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press