Definitions for dariˈdɑr i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Da•riˈdɑr i(n.)

  1. the Persian language as spoken in Afghanistan.

    Category: Peoples

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dari, Dari Persian(noun)

    an Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan

Wiktionary

  1. Dari(ProperNoun)

    A variety of Middle Persian, the court language of the late Sassanid period and of classical Persian poetry.

  2. Dari(ProperNoun)

    The dialect of the Persian language as spoken by approximately one-half of the population in Afghanistan; also referred to as Eastern Persian, Afghan Persian, or simply Persian.

  3. Dari(ProperNoun)

    A language of the Central Iranian family spoken by up to 15,000 people (mostly Zoroastrians) in the Yazd and Kerman areas, also known as Gabri or Gabar.

  4. Origin: From (darī), of disputed origin, probably from (darbār) meaning royal court. The use of the name 'Dari' in English is a recent development, the language formerly being known as 'Persian' to English speakers.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

off(preposition)

away from; down from

It fell off the table; a mile off the coast; He cut about five centimetres off my hair.

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