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 for Pahlevi
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pahlavi \Pah"la*vi\, Pahlevi \Pah"le*vi\, n.
     1. The language of Sassanian Persia. See Pehlevi.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. The script in which the Pahlavi language was written. It
        was taken from the Aramaic alphabet.
     3. A gold coin formerly used in Iran, equal in value to 20

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: Shah of Iran who was deposed in 1979 by Islamic
           fundamentalists (1919-1980) [syn: Pahlavi, Mohammed Reza
           Pahlavi, Shah Pahlavi, Pahlevi, Mohammed Reza

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