from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The chief deity of Zoroastrianism, the creator of the world, the source of light, and the embodiment of good. Also called Ohrmazd.
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- proper n. The divinity exalted by Zoroaster as the one uncreated Creator, or God.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Ormuzd.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. chief deity of Zoroastrianism; source of light and embodiment of good
Avestan ahurō mazdå, the Wise Lord : ahurō, lord; see ansu- in Indo-European roots + mazdā-, wise; see men-1 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Avestan 𐬀𐬵𐬎𐬭𐬀 𐬨𐬀𐬰𐬛𐬁 (Ahura Mazdā). (Wiktionary)