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Old PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬔𐬀 (darǝga-, long)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *drHgʰa- (compare Sanskrit दीर्घ (dīrghá)), from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰó-, from *dl̥h₁gʰós (long) (compare Latin longus, Old Church Slavonic дльгъ (dlĭgŭ)).

AdjectiveEdit

𐎭𐎼𐎥 (darga)

  1. long

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Persian:
    Manichaean: [script needed] (dgr /dagr/), [script needed] (dyr /dēr/, long)
    Pahlavi: [script needed] (dgl /dagr/, long)
    • Classical Persian: دیر (dēr, late)