Origin of Persian
Examples from the Web for persians
Contemporary Examples of persians
But underground classes have Persians getting with the beat.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread
January 2, 2015
Lawler notes that in the Zoroastrian religion of the Persians, the rooster was of the utmost importance.The History of the Chicken: How This Humble Bird Saved Humanity
December 27, 2014
But these Persians will have to compete against another, very different image, of Iran in pop culture this year.‘Shahs of Sunset’ Cast Members Review Ben Affleck’s ‘Argo’
December 3, 2012
Deprived of their command of the sea, defeated at the decisive land battle of Plataea, the Persians were forced to retreat.
The ancient Persians did not write much down, and what they wrote was nothing like history.
Historical Examples of persians
After the Greeks came the Persians, who conquered all of northern Africa.
The Persians called it Bagistana which means the "dwellingplace of the Gods."
The laws of hospitality are as the laws of the Medes and Persians.Camps, Quarters and Casual Places
The Persians landed from their ships and filled the plain near the shore.
For some time the Athenians watched the Persians, not knowing what it was best to do.
c.1400, percynne (adj.), Old English Perse (n.), both from Latin *Persianus (the adjective via Old French persien), from Persia "Persia" (see Persia). First record of Persian cat is from 1785.