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Origin of Persian noqreh

Discussion in 'Etymology, History of languages and Linguistics (EHL)' started by Treaty, Mar 26, 2013.

  1. Treaty Senior Member

    Australia
    Persian
    Hi,

    Noqreh نقره means (heated) silver in Persian. It is not Turkish or IE. نقره in Arabic means cavity, dig and tear which seem unrelated to the Persian word. I wonder where it's rooted in.
     
  2. origumi Senior Member

    Hebrew
  3. Treaty Senior Member

    Australia
    Persian
    Thanks, all clear.
     

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