- Ahriman and Ormuzd
- Ahriman and Ormuzd• The modern Persian forms of Anro-Mainyus and Ahura Mazda, the Evil Spirit and the Good Spirit
Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006.
- Ahriman and OrmuzdAhriman and Ormuzd† Catholic_Encyclopedia ► Ahriman and Ormuzd(More correctly ORMUZD AND AHRIMAN.)The modern Persian forms of Anro-Mainyus and Ahura Mazda, the Evil Spirit and the Good Spirit, respectively, of the Avestic or Zoroastrian religion of the Ancient Iranians and modern Parsees. (See AVESTA.)L.C. CASARTELLI
The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. — New York: Robert Appleton Company. Nihil Obstat. 1910.
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