noun Zer·van·ism \ˈzərvəˌnizəm\
variants: less commonly



Definition of Zervanism



  1. :  an ancient Iranian religion or Zoroastrian heretical sect teaching that infinite time is the originating principle of existence and prior to the dual principles of good and evil held ultimate by orthodox Zoroastrianism and influencing Mithraism

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Origin and Etymology of zervanism

Zervan, Zarvan, an ancient Iranian god + English -ian

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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