Sassanid

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

Definition of Sassanid

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

Sassanid

or Sasanid adjective

Origin and Etymology of sassanid

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


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