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See also: Персія

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EtymologyEdit

From перс (pers, Persian) under influence of Latin Persia. Displaced Old East Slavic Перъсида (Perŭsida, Persia) (> персидский (persidskij)).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Пе́рсия (Pérsijaf inan (genitive Пе́рсии, nominative plural Пе́рсии, genitive plural Пе́рсий)

  1. Persia (old name of Iran)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “перс”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress