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KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-. Cognate with Persian جوان(javân), Pashto ځوان(źwān), Sanskrit युवन् (yúvan), Latin iuvenis (Italian giovane), Latvian jauns, Old English ġeong (English young).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɯwɑːn/
  • Hyphenation: ci‧wan

AdjectiveEdit

ciwan (comparative ciwantir, superlative ciwantirîn)

  1. young
    Ew pir ciwan e.
    He/She is very young.
  2. beautiful

NounEdit

ciwan m, f

  1. adolescent

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


ZazakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to Persian جوان(javân).

AdjectiveEdit

ciwan

  1. young