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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (spyhl), [script needed] (spyyhl), Manichaean 𐫙𐫘𐫛𐫏𐫡 (ʿspyr /spihr/, sphere, sky), from Ancient Greek σφαίρα (sphaíra, ball, sphere).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

سپهر (sepehr)

  1. sky, heaven

Proper nounEdit

سپهر (sepehr)

  1. A male given name, Sepehr.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Durkin-Meisterernst, Desmond (2004) A Dictionary of Manichaean Middle Persian and Parthian (Corpus Fontium Manichaeorum; 3.1), Turnhout: Brepols, page 87