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Sassanid

noun Sas·sa·nid \sə-ˈsä-nəd, -ˈsa-; ˈsa-sə-nəd\

Definition of Sassanid

  1. :  a member of a dynasty of Persian kings of the third to seventh centuries

Sassanid or Sasanid adjective


Variants of sassanid

or Sa·sa·nid play \sə-ˈsä-nəd, -ˈsa-; ˈsa-sə-nəd\

Origin of sassanid

New Latin Sassanidae Sassanids, from Sassan, founder of the dynasty


First Known Use: 1776


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