Pu·​ra·​sa·​ti | \ ˌp(y)u̇rəˈsätē \
variants: or Pulesati \ ˌp(y)ülə-​ \
plural Purasati or Pulesati

Definition of Purasati

: a Mediterranean people wearing a distinctive armor and feather crest believed to have been refugees from Crete migrating to ancient Palestine and there becoming the Philistines

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“Purasati.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Purasati. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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