Zend-Aves·​ta ˌzend-ə-ˈve-stə How to pronounce Zend-Avesta (audio)
: avesta

Word History


French, from Middle Persian Avastāk va Zand Avesta and commentary

First Known Use

1630, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Zend-Avesta was in 1630

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“Zend-Avesta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Zend-Avesta. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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