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- proper n. A region of ancient Iran in its southwest; modern Fars province.
- proper n. An early Christian.
- proper n. A female given name, in occasional use since the 16th century.
From Latin Persis, from Ancient Greek Περσίς. (Wiktionary)
Ancient Greek Περσίς ("a Persian woman"). (Wiktionary)