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date: 02 December 2020

Zoroaster, 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
Author(s):
John RobertsJohn Roberts

is the Greek form of Iranian Zarathuštra. It is not clear whether Zarathus̆tra was a reformer or the creator of a new religion, a prophet. In the oldest part of the Avesta, the seventeen Gāthās, ascribed to Zoroaster himself, he is called a ... ...

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