Pehlevi definition by Webster's New World
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an Iranian language spoken and written in Persia from about the 3d to the 8th cent. ; Middle Persian: the name is often restricted to the literary language of the Zoroastrian books, written c. 224-651
Origin: Persian pahlawī ; from Pahlav, Parthia ; from Old Persian Parthava
Pehlevi definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Variant of Pahlavi.