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  • proper n. 17 hymns believed to have been composed by Zarathustra (Zoroaster) himself. They are the most sacred texts of the Zoroastrian faith.

Etymologies

From Avestan 𐬔𐬁𐬚𐬁𐬯 (Gāθās), from the Proto-Indo-Iranian *gāyati-, from the Proto-Indo-European *gē(y)- (“to sing, to cry”). (Wiktionary)

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