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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *wŕ̥kah (compare Avestan 𐬬𐬆𐬵𐬭𐬐𐬀 (vəhrka)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *wŕ̥kas (wolf) (compare Sanskrit वृक (vṛka)), from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos (wolf) (compare Lithuanian vilkas, Old Church Slavonic влькъ (vlĭkŭ), Tocharian B walkwe, Latin lupus, Old English wulf (English wolf).

NounEdit

𐎺𐎼𐎣 (v-r-k /varka/)

  1. wolf

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Persian: (/gurg/)
    Book Pahlavi: [Book Pahlavi needed] (gwlg)
    Inscriptional Pahlavi: 𐭢𐭥𐭫𐭢 (gʿlg)