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zoroastrianism - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'zoroastrianism' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Zoroastrianism [ n.]
- The religious system of Zoroaster, the legislator and prophet of the ancient Persians, which was the national faith of Persia; mazdeism. The system presupposes a good spirit (Ormuzd) and an opposing evil spirit (Ahriman). Cf. Fire worship, under Fire, and Parsee.