What does the word persian mean?

Usage examples for persian

  1. The exposition of the original faiths- Indian, Chinese, Persian- is a long and eloquent argument for this thesis. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  2. This intelligence was sufficient for Otanes, who summoned six of the leading Persian nobles, and informed them of his discovery. – Claimants to Royalty by John H. Ingram
  3. He had come home feeling it essential to impress upon the cabinet a certain line of action with regard to the policy of Russia on the Persian Gulf. – Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward