Parsi

noun Par·si \ˈpär-(ˌ)sē\
variants: or less commonly

Parsee

play \ˈpär-(ˌ)sē\

Definition of Parsi

  1. 1 :  a Zoroastrian descended from Persian refugees settled principally at Mumbai (Bombay)

  2. 2 :  the Iranian dialect of the Parsi religious literature

Parsiism

play \-ˌi-zəm\ noun

Origin and Etymology of parsi

Persian pārsī, from Pārs Persia


First Known Use: 1583


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