Definition of Parsee noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also Parsi) noun
BrE BrE//ˌpɑːˈsiː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌpɑːrˈsiː//
; BrE BrE//ˈpɑːsiː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːrsiː//
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a member of a religious group whose ancestors originally came from Persia and whose religion is Zoroastrianism Word Originfrom Persian pārsī ‘Persian’, from pārs ‘Persia’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Parsee