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Middle PersianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Persian 𐏋 ( /xšāyaθiya/, king).

Logogram from Aramaic 𐡌𐡋𐡊𐡀(malkā, king).

NounEdit

𐭬𐭫𐭪𐭠 (MLKA /šāh/)

  1. king

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Persian: شاه(šâh) (see there for further descendants)
  • Tajik: шоҳ (šoh)

See alsoEdit