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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *hižwáHkaH, from *hižwáH (compare Persian زوان(zavân), Kurdish ziman, Avestan 𐬵𐬌𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁(hizuuā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́iȷ́ʰwáH (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā́), Hindi जीभ (jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язы́к (jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

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ژبه (žë́baf (plural ژبې(žëbe))

  1. language
  2. (anatomy) tongue
  3. word

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