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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *māha- (compare Avestan 𐬨𐬃‏ (mā̊‏), 𐬨𐬂𐬢𐬵 (måŋh)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *mā́sa-, *mā́s- (compare Sanskrit मास (mā́sa)), from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month).

NounEdit

𐎶𐎠𐏃 (māham

  1. month
  2. moon

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Persian: (/māh/)
    Manichaean: 𐫖𐫀𐫆 (mʾẖ)
    Book Pahlavi: [Book Pahlavi needed] (mʾh)
    Inscriptional Pahlavi: 𐭡𐭩𐭥𐭧 (BYRH)
    • Classical Persian: [Term?]