Definition of Persianist in English:

Persianist

noun

  • An expert in or student of Persian language, culture, etc.

Pronunciation

Persianist

/ˈpəːʃ(ə)nɪst/ /ˈpəːʒ(ə)nɪst/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Nation. From Persian + -ist.