Indo-Iranian


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In·do-I·ra·ni·an

 (ĭn′dō-ĭ-rā′nē-ən)
n.
1. A branch of the Indo-European language family that comprises the Indic and Iranian languages.
2. A member of any of the peoples speaking an Indo-Iranian language.

In′do-I·ra′ni·an adj.

Indo-Iranian

adj
(Languages) of or relating to the Indic and Iranian branches of the Indo-European family of languages
n
(Languages) this group of languages, sometimes considered as forming a single branch of Indo-European

In•do-I•ra•ni•an

(ˈɪn doʊ ɪˈreɪ ni ən, -ɪˈrɑ-, -aɪˈreɪ-)

n.
a family of languages, a branch of the Indo-European family, that includes the Indo-Aryan and Iranian languages.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Indo-Iranian - the branch of the Indo-European family of languages including the Indic and Iranian language groups
Indo-European language, Indo-Hittite, Indo-European - the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
Indic, Indo-Aryan - a branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages
Iranian language, Iranian - the modern Persian language spoken in Iran
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According to Dr Al Jahdhami, these languages belong to three groups: Kamzari, Lawati, and Balochi belong to the Indo-Iranian language's family, while Harsusi, Bathari, Hobyot, Mehri, and Jabbali belong to the modern South Arabian languages.
We shall see that beyond the controversial question of the spread of the Indo-Iranian languages, which is only one aspect of this interaction, the relationship between Central Asia and the Indus has been a varied, protracted and continuous process that had started millennia before.
On the other hand, are the academics who argue that it is the Indo-Iranian culture which is indigenous to the people of Pakistan.
The refinery and oil complex in the strategic Gwadar Port on the Arabian Sea is the ultimate destination for the massive multi-billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor, which lies not far from the Indo-Iranian port of Chabahar.
At the heart of the investment is a reported $10 billion refinery and oil complex in the strategic Gwadar Port on the Arabian Sea, the ultimate destination for the massive multi-billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor, which lies not far from the Indo-Iranian port of Chabahar.
At the heart of the investment is a reported $10 billion refinery and oil complex in the strategic Gwadar port on the Arabian Sea, the ultimate destination for the massive multibillion-dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which lies not far from the Indo-Iranian port of Chabahar.
For each language group--here Slavic, Baltic, Albanian, Indo-Iranian, Balto-Slavic, and Proto-Indo-European--articles cover documentation, phonology, morphology, syntax, lexicon, dialectology, and evolution.
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