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Parthian

[ pahr-thee-uhn ]
/ ˈpɑr θi ən /
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noun
a native or inhabitant of Parthia.
an Iranian language of ancient and medieval Parthia.
adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of Parthia, its inhabitants, or their language.
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Origin of Parthian

First recorded in 1520–30; Parthi(a) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Parthian

Parthian
/ (ˈpɑːθɪən) /

adjective
of or relating to Parthia, a country in ancient Asia, or its inhabitants
noun
a native or inhabitant of Parthia
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