The Neologism of Bayazeed Ansari


Creating new words, terminologies and deriving new meaning from old words is called neologism. As long as Urdu and Pashto from eastern languages are concerned, no acceptable literature has been written on neologism so for. In Afghanistan some literature has been written on the subject. In every age new terms and creating words becomes need of the time. Same is the case with Pashto. In this research paper the neologism of Bayazeed Ansari (139-199A.H) is discussed and analysed. He is not only a prose writer but in this prospective he has also worked in the best possible way, which Adds another feather in his hat. In this regard he proves himself to be a linguist as well.

Faqir Mohammad Faqir