Adjective "zoroastrian" definition and examples

(Zoroastrian may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˌzɒrəʊˈastrɪən/

Definitions and examples

noun & adjective

  1. 'My grandma taught me Zoroastrian and Persian melodies as well as the basic Zoroastrian prayers, Avesta.'
  2. 'Mitra, an important god connected with vows and covenants is also mentioned in the Zoroastrian pantheon under his Greco-Iranian name Mithras.'
  3. 'This runs contrary to the Zoroastrian doctrine of dualism, which propounds the idea of two conflicting powers - good and evil.'

More definitions

1. of or relating to Zoroaster or to Zoroastrianism. noun

2. one of the adherents of Zoroastrianism.

More examples(as adjective)

"temples can be zoroastrian."

"teachings can be zoroastrian."

"rituals can be zoroastrian."

"religions can be zoroastrian."

"priests can be zoroastrian."

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Origin

(Zoroastrian)