Meaning of Parsee


Pronunciation: (pär'sē, pär-sē'), [key]
— n.
  1. an Indian Zoroastrian descended from Persian Zoroastrians who went to India in the 7th and 8th centuries to escape Muslim persecution.
  2. the Middle Persian dialect of the Parsee scriptures.
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