Young Avestan


Definition of Young Avestan

: the language of the linguistically more recent part of the Avestan corpus comprising a variety of ritual and moral texts — compare old avestan

First Known Use of Young Avestan

1917, in the meaning defined above

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“Young Avestan.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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