Kurdish – English

English – Kurdish

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zanebûn

to know, wisdom, knowledge, awakening Examples: – Zanebûn qudret e! – Knowledge is power! Etymology: From Avestan zainti- “knowledge,” from PIE root *gno- “to know.” Zand (Phl.), Zend...

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hemû

all, entire, total, every individual, whole Examples: – Ev veguhertin hemû hêdî hêdî hatine holê. – These events happened gradually. Etymology: From Avestan (Av.) hâmô...

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ba

wind Examples: Bayê bakur cemidîye. – Northerly wind is cold. Etymology: Proto-Indo-European root meaning *we- “to blow.” Sanskrit vāyu (air) or pavana (wind), Avestan Vata (Ave.), Pahlavi Vad...

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roj

day, sun, radiant, shining Examples: – Li demê havînê bi milyona xelk xwe didin ber tava rojê da ku esmer bin – During the summer millions of people lie in the sun to get a tan. Etymology:...

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beraz

1) pig, hog, wild boar; 2) mean, mean-spirited, unkind Synonyms: wehş, xinzir Etymology: Skt varaha- [varahah]; Proto Indo Iranian *varazha; Av. varaza/waraza; Persian gorâz; Arm varaz; Old English bar “boar,...

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