Word History


Persian Urmazd, from Middle Persian, from Avestan Ahuramazdāh-

First Known Use

1603, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Ormazd was in 1603

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“Ormazd.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ormazd. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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