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Persis

/ ˈpɜːsɪs /

noun

  1. an ancient region of SW Iran: homeland of the Achaemenid dynasty


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It lies between Persis and Babylonia, and has a very considerable city, Susa.

There are many other narrow defiles in passing out through the territory of the Uxii, and entering Persis.

This happens nowhere in Persis, although it lies more towards the south.

Persis had said to Willie in the car, "If you don't get us a table here I'll never speak to you again."

An elevator took the determined Persis and her cohort up to another thronged vestibule.

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