Arabian Nights' Entertainments, The


noun

a collection of Eastern folk tales derived in part from Indian and Persian sources and dating from the 10th century a.d.

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Also called The Thousand and One Nights.
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British Dictionary definitions for thousand and one nights

Thousand and One Nights

noun

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