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KurdishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *hiźu̯ā- (compare Persian زوان(zavân), Pashto ژبه(žəba), Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁 (hizvā)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit जिह्वा(jihvā), Hindi जीभ(jībh)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Old Prussian insuwis, Russian язык(jazýk), French langue, English tongue).

NounEdit

ziman m

  1. language
  2. (anatomy) tongue

Derived termsEdit