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Gender Masculine
Scripts جمشید(Persian)

Meaning & History

Modern Persian form of Avestan Yima Kshaeta, which meant "shining JAM". This was the name of a mythological king of Persia. He is known as either Jamshid or Jam, where Jamshid is a combination of his original name and an honourific.
VariantsJamshed, Jamsheed(Persian) Jamshed, Jamsheed, Yima Kshaeta(Persian Mythology)
Other Languages & CulturesJamshed(Tajik)
Surname DescendantJamshidi(Persian)


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