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Zoroastrian

[ zawr-oh-as-tree-uhn, zohr- ]
/ ˌzɔr oʊˈæs tri ən, ˌzoʊr- /
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adjective
of or relating to Zoroaster or to Zoroastrianism.
noun
one of the adherents of Zoroastrianism.
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Origin of Zoroastrian

1735–45; <Latin Zōroastr(ēs) (<Greek Zōroástrēs<Avestan zaraθuštraZarathustra) + -ian
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British Dictionary definitions for Zoroastrian

Zoroastrian
/ (ˌzɒrəʊˈæstrɪən) /

adjective
of or relating to Zoroastrianism or Zoroaster
noun
a follower of Zoroaster or adherent of Zoroastrianism: in modern times a Gabar or a Parsee
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