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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ormazd, Ormuzd, Ahura Mazda(noun)

    chief deity of Zoroastrianism; source of light and embodiment of good


  1. Ormuzd(prop. n.)

    The good principle, or being, of the ancient Persian religion; same as Ormazd. See also Ahriman.

  2. Origin: [Zend Ahuramazda.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ormuzd

    the good deity of the Zoroastrian religion, the embodiment of the principle of good as Ahriman is of the principle of evil, the creator of light and order as the other of darkness and disorder. See Dualism.


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