Khorassan

noun

Kho·​ras·​san
¦kȯrə¦sän
variants or less commonly Khurasan
¦ku̇r-
plural Khorassan or Khorassans
: a Persian rug or carpet often of Herat or animal pattern and vivid coloring

Word History

Etymology

from Khorassan or Khurasan, province of Iran

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“Khorassan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Khorassan. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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