from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A gold coin formerly used in Iran.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The principal gold coin of the Pahlavi dynasty (1925-1979).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The language of Sassanian Persia. See Pehlevi.
- n. The script in which the Pahlavi language was written. It was taken from the Aramaic alphabet.
- n. A gold coin formerly used in Iran, equal in value to 20 rials.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name given by the followers of Zoroaster to the language in which are written the ancient translations of their sacred books and some other works which they preserve; also, the character in which these works are written.
- Of or pertaining to or written in Pahlavi.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Shah of Iran who was deposed in 1979 by Islamic fundamentalists (1919-1980)
- n. the Iranian language of the Zoroastrian literature of the 3rd to 10th centuries
- n. the script (derived from the Aramaic alphabet) used to write the Pahlavi language
Tagh-é-Bostan, near Kirmanshahan; I took numerous photographs and squeezes of the more interesting fragments, like the pahlavi inscriptions of the smallest monument.
IRAQ! now the us wants to install him as the puppet leader of iraq? the last time we did that it was with pahlavi in iran.
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