from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of Ohrmazd.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. The good principle, or being, of the ancient Persian religion; same as Ormazd. See also Ahriman.
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- n. chief deity of Zoroastrianism; source of light and embodiment of good
Persian Hormazd, from Middle Persian Ohrmazd; see Ohrmazd.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)