From: Roozbeh Pournader (email@example.com)
Date: Sat May 24 2003 - 08:33:59 EDT
On Wed, 21 May 2003, Noah Levitt wrote:
> Farsi, n. (a.)
> a. = PARSEE 2. b. The Persian name for the modern Persian language;
> cf. PERSIAN n. 2. Also attrib. or as adj.
This makes it clear that OED prefers "Persian" to "Farsi".
> Iranian, a. and n.
> 2. The Iranian language.
Which doesn't make any sense to me at all. What is the *Iranian*
language?! Which edition of OED is this?
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