(also Pehlevi)
noun an Aramaic-based writing system used in Persia from the 2nd century BC to the advent of Islam in the 7th century AD.
from Pers. pahlawī, from pahlav, from parthava 'Parthia', an ancient kingdom SE of the Caspian Sea.

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  • Pahlavi — steht für: die Mittelpersische Sprache Pahlavi (Dynastie), das iranische Kaiserhaus Pahlavi ist der Name folgender Personen, unter anderem Angehöriger des iranischen Kaiserhauses: Reza Schah Pahlavi (1878–1944) Mohammad Reza Schah Pahlavi… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pahlavi — PAHLAVÍ s.f. (lingv.) Limba persană vorbită între sec. III şi IX, pentru care se folosea un alfabet semitic. [var. pehlevi s.f. / < fr., engl. pahlavi < cuv. persan]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 05.07.2005. Sursa: DN  …   Dicționar Român

  • Pahlavi — Pah la*vi, Pahlevi Pah le*vi, n. 1. The language of Sassanian Persia. See {Pehlevi}. [1913 Webster] 2. The script in which the Pahlavi language was written. It was taken from the Aramaic alphabet. [PJC] 3. A gold coin formerly used in Iran, equal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pahlavi — 1773, Iranian language spoken in Persia 3c. 10c., from Pers. Pahlavi, from O.Pers. Parthava Parthia (see PARTHIAN (Cf. Parthian)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • pahlavi — [pä′lə vē] n. pl. pahlavi [Pers pahlawī, orig., belonging to Riza Khan Pahlawi (1877 1944), Shah of Persia] a former gold coin of Iran …   English World dictionary

  • Pahlavi — Pahlavi, s. Pehlevi …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Pahlavi — [pä′lə vē] n. var. of PEHLEVI …   English World dictionary

  • Pahlavi — Dynastie Pahlavi Histoire de l Iran Civilisation proto élamite (3 200 2 700 av. J. C.) Civilisation de Jiroft (3 000 Ve siècle av. J. C. Royaume élamite …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pahlavi — Para la dinastía iraní, véase Dinastía Pahlavi. Pahlavi, Pahlevi, Pehlvi o Pelvi, términos que provienen de pahlawīg, parto, se refiere a una forma escrita del idioma persa, principalmente de la época sasánida, con las siguientes características… …   Wikipedia Español

  • pahlavi — pehlvi [ pɛlvi ] n. m. • 1771; de pahlavik « des Parthes », mot de cette langue ♦ Ling. Langue parlée en Perse sous les Sassanides, moyen iranien occidental dont le parsi est une des branches. On dit aussi PAHLAVI [ palavi ]. ● pahlavi ou pehlvi… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pahlavi — I. noun Etymology: Persian pahlavī, from Pahlav Parthia, from Old Persian Parthava Date: 1773 1. the Iranian language of Sassanian Persia see Indo European languages table 2. a script used for writing Pahlavi II. biographical name see Reza Shah… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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