Punjabi edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Classical Persian وارث (wāris), from Arabic وَارِث (wāriṯ). Compare Bengali ওয়ারিস (ōẇariś), Gujarati વારસ (vāras), Hindi वारिस (vāris), Marathi वारस (vāras).

Noun edit

ਵਾਰਸ (vārasm (Shahmukhi spelling وارث)

  1. heir, inheritor
  2. descendant, successor

Proper noun edit

ਵਾਰਸ (vārasm (Shahmukhi spelling وارث)

  1. a male given name, Waris

Further reading edit

  • ਵਾਰਸ”, in Punjabi-English Dictionary, Patiala: Punjabi University, 2024