Shiraz

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noun Shi·raz \shi-ˈräz\

Definition of Shiraz

  1. :  syrah

Origin and Etymology of shiraz

probably from French chiraz, alteration (influenced by Shiraz, city in Persia) of syrah, syrac Syrah


First Known Use: 1927


Shiraz

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geographical name Shi·raz \shi-ˈräz, -ˈraz\

Definition of Shiraz

  1. city in southwest central Iran in the southern Zagros Mountains population 1,460,665


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