Example sentences for: persian

How can you use “persian” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • As Leonard Cole, author of The Eleventh Plague , has observed, Saddam Hussein refrained from using his vast chemical stockpile during the Persian Gulf War not because he feared retaliation in kind , but because he feared retaliation of comparable, or greater, magnitude . (Gen.

  • The Persian Wars

  • The Tolkovyi Slovar' states that the Russian word for balcony (balkon) is borrowed from Italian, which took it from Persian, not the Germanic languages.

  • Did the Italians take their word balcone from some Germanic tongue and pass it on into English, Russian, and other languages; or did Italian take the word from the Persian balahana , as Russian did balagan , at least according to the Tolkovyi Slovar'?

  • The Los Angeles Times leads with a French-led investment deal, supported by the French government, to develop a giant natural gas field in the Persian Gulf in direct defiance of American economic sanctions against Iran.

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