Scheherazade

noun Sche·her·a·zade \ shə-ˌher-ə-ˈzäd ; -ˈzä-də , -dē \

Definition of Scheherazade

: the fictional wife of a sultan and the narrator of the tales in the Arabian Nights' Entertainments

Origin and Etymology of scheherazade

German Scheherezade, from Persian Shīrazād


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