Indo-Iranian

adjective
In·​do-Ira·​ni·​an | \ ˌin-dō-i-ˈrā-nē-ən How to pronounce Indo-Iranian (audio) , -ˈra-, -ˈrä-, ī- \

Definition of Indo-Iranian

: of, relating to, or constituting a subfamily of the Indo-European languages that consists of the Indo-Aryan and the Iranian branches — see Indo-European Languages Table

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Indo-Iranian noun

First Known Use of Indo-Iranian

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Indo-Iranian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indo-Iranian. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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