Persis

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin Persis, from Ancient Greek Περσίς (Persís).

Proper noun[edit]

Persis

  1. (historical) A region of ancient Iran in its southwest; modern Fars province.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Ancient Greek Περσίς (Persís, a Persian woman).

Proper noun[edit]

Persis

  1. An early Christian, mentioned in the epistle to the Romans.
  2. A female given name, in occasional use since the 16th century.

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