Jamshid

noun
Jam·​shid | \ jam-ˈshēd How to pronounce Jamshid (audio) \
variants: or Jamshyd

Definition of Jamshid

: an early legendary king of Persia who reigned for 700 years

First Known Use of Jamshid

1817, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Jamshid

Persian Jamshīd

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“Jamshid.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jamshid. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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