Pahlavi

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noun Pah·la·vi \ˈpa-lə-(ˌ)vē, ˈpä-\

Definition of Pahlavi

  1. 1 :  the Iranian language of Sassanian Persia — see indo-european languages table

  2. 2 :  a script used for writing Pahlavi

Origin and Etymology of pahlavi

Persian pahlavī, from Pahlav Parthia, from Old Persian Parthava-


First Known Use: 1772


Pahlavi

biographical name Pah·la·vi

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