Jamshid

Jamshid

[jam-sheed]
noun Persian Mythology.
the king of the peris who, given a human form as punishment for his boast of immortality, became a powerful and wonder-working Persian king.
Also, Jamshyd.
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Jamshid or Jamshyd (dʒæmˈʃiːd)
 
n
Persian myth See also peri a ruler of the peris who was punished for bragging that he was immortal by being changed into human form. He then became a great king of Persia
 
Jamshyd or Jamshyd
 
n

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