Definition of Avestic in English:

Avestic

Pronunciation /əˈvɛstɪk/

See synonyms for Avestic

noun

  • The ancient Iranian language in which the Avesta is written; = "Avestan".

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Avesta or the ancient Iranian language in which it is written; = "Avestan".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Muir (1838–1914), naturalist and conservationist. From Avesta + -ic.