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Definitions of Persia:
  • noun:   an empire in southern Asia created by Cyrus the Great in the 6th century BC and destroyed by Alexander the Great in the 4th century BC
  • noun:   a theocratic islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia; Iran was the core of the ancient empire that was known as Persia until 1935; rich in oil; involved in state-sponsored terrorism
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #69184)

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