Divan Meaning In Urdu
Divan Meaning in English to Urdu is دیوان, as written in Urdu and Dewan, as written in Roman Urdu. There are many synonyms of Divan which include Davenport, Lounge, Seat, Sofa, etc.
[dih-van, -vahn or especially for 1, dahy-van]
Definitions of Divan
n. A book; esp., a collection of poems written by one author.
n. In Turkey and other Oriental countries: A council of state; a royal court. Also used by the poets for a grand deliberative council or assembly.
n. A chief officer of state.
n. A saloon or hall where a council is held, in Oriental countries, the state reception room in places, and in the houses of the richer citizens. Cushions on the floor or on benches are ranged round the room.
n. A cushioned seat, or a large, low sofa or couch; especially, one fixed to its place, and not movable.
n. A coffee and smoking saloon.
How To Spell Divan [dih-van, -vahn or especially for 1, dahy-van]
Origin of Divan Late 16th century (in divan (sense 3 of the noun)): via French or Italian from Turkish dīvān, from Persian dīwān ‘anthology, register, court, or bench’; compare with diwan. As a piece of furniture, a divan was originally (early 18th century) a low