See also: کتي

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PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian kpyk'(kabīg, monkey), from Sanskrit कपि(kapi, ape, monkey). Akin to Old Armenian կապիկ(kapik); an Iranian borrowing.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

کپی ‎(kapi, kappi)

  1. ape, monkey

Etymology 2Edit

From French copie.

NounEdit

کپی ‎(kopi)

  1. copy (result of copying; an identical duplication)

ReferencesEdit

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “کپی”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “kabīg”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press