Afrasiyab

Persian - A demon of draught. Brother of Keresavazdah. He took over Persia after driving out the demon Zainigav, but was himself defeated by Rustem, Kay Khusraw or Uzava Tumaspana. He is said to have killed the young Siyawush when the latter fled from his father's court. Also called Afrasiyab, Frangrasyan, Frangrasyan, Rustem, Frasiyav or Frasiyav.

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