بها

From Middle Persian [script needed] (whʾk /wahāg/); ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wes- (to sell, trade). Akin to Armenian գին (gin, price).

Persian

Etymology 1

Noun

بها (bahâ)

  1. price, value
Descendants
  • Azerbaijani: baha, bahalı (expensive)
  • Bashkir: баһа (baha)
  • Ottoman Turkish: بها(baha, price, expensive)
  • Kazakh: баға, бағалы (bağa, bağaly, expensive)
  • Kyrgyz: баа, баалуу (baa, baaluu, expensive)

Etymology 2

Noun

بها (behâ)

  1. goodness
  2. beauty
  3. ornament

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