The Alternative Persian Dictionary: خایه

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خایه 〈kẖạy̰h〉 {{wikipedia}} etymology From Pahlavi xāyak, from Old Persian, from Proto-Iranian (compare Kurdish hêk, Ossetian айк 〈ajk〉, Avestan 𐬀𐬉𐬨 (aēm, aiam)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *āwja-(ka), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōwyóm 〈*h₂ōwyóm〉 (compare Armenian ձու 〈ju〉, English egg, Italian uovo, Russian яйцо 〈âjco〉). pronunciation
  • (IR) [xɒːˈje]
noun: {{fa-noun}}
  1. (vulgar) testicle
  2. (archaic) egg
Synonyms: (testicle) بیضه 〈by̰ḍh〉

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