Gender Masculine & Feminine
Scripts خورشید(Persian) خورشید(Urdu)

Meaning & History

Modern Persian form of Avestan Hvare Khshaeta meaning "shining sun". In Zoroastrianism this was the name of a Yazata (or angel) who was associated with the sun.

Related Names

VariantsKhorshid(Persian) Hvare Khshaeta(Persian Mythology)
Other Languages & CulturesHurşit(Turkish)

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Entry updated December 8, 2017