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 (fîr-dou′sē) also Fir·du·si (fər-do͞o′sē) or Fer·dow·si (fĕr-dou′sē) Pen name of Abu-l-Qasim Mansur. 940?-1020?
Persian epic poet whose Book of Kings (1010) recounts the history of Persia from the arrival of the Persians to the Arab conquest.


(fɪəˈdaʊsɪ) or


(Biography) pen name of Abul Qasim Mansur ?935–1020 ad, Persian epic poet; author of Shah Nama (The Book of Kings), a chronicle of the legends and history of Persia


or Fir•dou•si

(fərˈdaʊ si)

also Fir•du•si


(Abul Qasim Mansu or Hasan), 932–1020, Persian poet.
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