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Avestan (n.)

Eastern Iranian language that survived in sacred texts centuries after it went extinct, from Persian Avesta "sacred books of the Parsees," earlier Avistak, literally "books."

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Definitions of Avestan from WordNet
1
Avestan (n.)
an ancient Iranian language;
Synonyms: Zend
Avestan (n.)
the script in which the ancient Persian language of the Avesta is written;
2
Avestan (adj.)
of or pertaining to the Avesta (sacred text of Zoroastrianism);
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