in Zoroastrianism, the supreme deity and creator of the world, or the spirit of good
also sp. Or′muzd
Origin of OrmazdPersian from Old Persian Auramazda from Avestan Ahuro-Mazdao, wise lord from ahura, a god (see Oscar) + mazdah-, name of the highest god from Indo-European an unverified form mendh-, to direct one's mind toward from base an unverified form men-, to think (from source mind) + an unverified form dh?-, to put ( from do)
Variant of Ohrmazd
Origin of OrmazdPersian Hormazd from Middle Persian Ohrmazd ; see Ohrmazd .