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12/8/2017, 12:41:09 PM Mike C update #97
1/10/2017, 9:56:03 AM Mike C update #94
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2/12/2007, 1:03:40 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

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.