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  1. a city in central Iran.
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Also Yazd.
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Examples from the Web for yezd

Historical Examples

  • Those of Yezd have, according to Khanikoff, Aryan characteristics.

    Les Parsis

    D. Menant

  • Yezd, who succeeded his father, was a very licentious and irreligious man.

  • Yezd is a large and populous town on the skirts of a desert of sand.

  • The same night he met another Englishman who was returning to Yezd.

  • In the year 1843 there were about 1000 Guebre families in Yezd, and a hundred in Kerman.

British Dictionary definitions for yezd


  1. a variant of Yazd
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