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a chief of the Iranian tribe of the Xyōns and an enemy of Kay Goštāsp, patron of Zoroaster.
Rava Azeredo da Silveira
At the age of 21, in Grenoble, Kalil Arjomand devised an innovative mechanism for graded motorcar acceleration. This achievement, which prefigures his later creativity, was singled out by Esmaʿil Merʾāt, then supervisor of the Iranian students in France and later Minister of Education, in his reports to Iranian authorities.This Article Has Images/Tables.
Armenian term for a supernatural creature.
L. P. Elwell-Sutton
a monthly literary magazine founded in 1919.
Jes P. Asmussen
legendary figure in the myth of Ẓaḥḥāk.
one of the six great Aməša Spəntas in Zoroastrianism.
R. H. Hewsen
one of the capitals of ancient Armenia.
D. M. Lang
(or ARMAZ-TSIKHE), an important royal city of Georgia.
In the Sasanian period Armenians developed a self-awareness as Christians against the background of their earlier Iranian social and religious culture.
In the 19th and early 20th centuries, Iranian Armenians were concentrated in Azerbaijan and Isfahan. When demographic studies included the numbers of women, these were noticeably smaller than those for men, most likely because male heads of families were less apt to report about female family members.This Article Has Images/Tables.