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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Parsee \Par"see\ (p[aum]r"s[=e] or p[aum]r*s[=e]"), prop. n.
[Hind. & Per. p[=a]rs[imac] a Persian, a follower of
Zoroaster, a fire worshiper. Cf. Persian.]
1. One of the adherents of the Zoroastrian or ancient Persian
religion, descended from Persian refugees settled in
India, and now found in western India; a fire worshiper; a
2. The Iranian dialect of much of the religious literature of
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a member of a monotheistic sect of Zoroastrian origin;
descended from the Persians; now found in western India
[syn: Parsee, Parsi]
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