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Nowruz

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EtymologyEdit

Persian نوروز (Nouruz), نو (nou, new) + روز (ruz, day). Cognate with the English phrase "new light".

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Now‧ruz
  • (UK) IPA(key): /nouˈɹuːz/
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Proper nounEdit

Nowruz

  1. New Year in the Iranian/Zoroastrian calendar, celebrated on the spring equinox.

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