or du·stoor, du·stour

[ duh-stoor ]

  1. a Parsee chief priest.

Origin of dastur

First recorded in 1885–90, dastur is from the Persian word dastur

Words Nearby dastur

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How to use dastur in a sentence

  • Without these the Revolution will miscarry and our dastur will not be worth a date-stone.

    The Book of Khalid | Ameen Rihani
  • Look at our French-swearing, whiskey-drinking Tataric angels of the dastur!

    The Book of Khalid | Ameen Rihani