Sassanid

noun Sas·sa·nid \sə-ˈsä-nəd, -ˈsa-; ˈsa-sə-nəd\
variants: or

Sasanid

play \sə-ˈsä-nəd, -ˈsa-; ˈsa-sə-nəd\

Definition of Sassanid

  1. :  a member of a dynasty of Persian kings of the third to seventh centuries

Sassanid

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Sasanid

adjective

Origin and Etymology of sassanid

New Latin Sassanidae Sassanids, from Sassan, founder of the dynasty


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