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EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish پاشا(pāšā) (Turkish paşa); this either from Persian پادشاه(pādšāh, padishah, king),[1] or from Ottoman Turkish باش‎(baş, head),[2] or from Turkish beşe (boy, prince), this in turn from Persian بچّه(bačče)(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?). Ottoman Turkish باش‎(baş, head) + Ottoman Turkish آغا‎(ağa, master, main) has also been proposed as etymon. [3]

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NounEdit

pasha (plural pashas)

  1. (historical) A high-ranking Turkish military officer, especially as a commander or regional governor; the highest honorary title during the Ottoman Empire.
  2. The Indian butterfly Herona marathus, family Nymphalidae.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Oxford English Dictionary, s.v. "pasha".
  2. ^ Etymonline.com, s.v. "pasha".
  3. ^ Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “paşa”, in Nişanyan Sözlük.

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FinnishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Russian па́сха (pásxa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pasha

  1. paskha (traditional Eastern Orthodox dessert, eaten especially in Easter).
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of pasha (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pasha pashat
genitive pashan pashojen
partitive pashaa pashoja
illative pashaan pashoihin
singular plural
nominative pasha pashat
accusative nom. pasha pashat
gen. pashan
genitive pashan pashojen
pashainrare
partitive pashaa pashoja
inessive pashassa pashoissa
elative pashasta pashoista
illative pashaan pashoihin
adessive pashalla pashoilla
ablative pashalta pashoilta
allative pashalle pashoille
essive pashana pashoina
translative pashaksi pashoiksi
instructive pashoin
abessive pashatta pashoitta
comitative pashoineen

Etymology 2Edit

From Turkish paşa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pasha

  1. Alternative spelling of pašša
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of pasha (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pasha pashat
genitive pashan pashojen
partitive pashaa pashoja
illative pashaan pashoihin
singular plural
nominative pasha pashat
accusative nom. pasha pashat
gen. pashan
genitive pashan pashojen
pashainrare
partitive pashaa pashoja
inessive pashassa pashoissa
elative pashasta pashoista
illative pashaan pashoihin
adessive pashalla pashoilla
ablative pashalta pashoilta
allative pashalle pashoille
essive pashana pashoina
translative pashaksi pashoiksi
instructive pashoin
abessive pashatta pashoitta
comitative pashoineen