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Farsi (Persian) translation: talkh

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English term or phrase:bitter
Farsi (Persian) translation:talkh
Entered by: Rahi Moosavi
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17:03 Aug 2, 2006
English to Farsi (Persian) translations [Non-PRO]
Food & Drink
English term or phrase: bitter
I need to know the farsi term for bitter with specific regard to foods and herbs that have this quality. I need to distinguish this taste from 'sour', 'astringent', 'salty' etc. thank you
Jeannie Graham
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:42
talkh
Explanation:
bitter = talkh (تلخ)
sour = torsh (ترش)
astringent = gas (گس)
salty = shur (شور)
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Rahi Moosavi
Canada
Local time: 07:42
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mersi
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5 +6talkh
Rahi Moosavi


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +6
talkh


Explanation:
bitter = talkh (تلخ)
sour = torsh (ترش)
astringent = gas (گس)
salty = shur (شور)

Rahi Moosavi
Canada
Local time: 07:42
Native speaker of: Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian), Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi)
Grading comment
mersi

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Fred Bidel: Talkh is the word!
7 mins
  -> Thanks!

agree  Ali Beikian
1 hr
  -> Thank you sir.

agree  Behnam Koleili
2 hrs
  -> Thank you sir.

agree  Mehdi Rezaeifar
7 hrs
  -> Thank you sir.

agree  Morteza Mollanazar
1 day1 hr

agree  Cristina Moldovan do Amaral
1 day22 hrs
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Changes made by editors
Aug 2, 2006 - Changes made by Rahi Moosavi:
LevelPRO » Non-PRO
Aug 2, 2006 - Changes made by LegalTrans D:
Language pairFarsi (Persian) to English » English to Farsi (Persian)


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