What does Shiraz mean?

Shiraz meaning in General Dictionary

a city in central southwestern Iran; ruins of old Persepolis tend to be nearby

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  • a type of Persian wine so-called from the location whence it is brought
  • some sort of Persian wine; -- so named through the location whence it really is brought.

Shiraz meaning in Etymology Dictionary

wine manufactured in the region of Shiraz, city in Persia, 1630s. Because the title for a dark wine made of a form of grape grown when you look at the Rh


Sentence Examples with the word Shiraz

Astrachan, Shiraz and Bokharan lambs, size 22 by 9 in., are of a coarser, looser curl, and chiefly used for coat linings, while the Persians are used for outside of garments, collars, cuffs, stoles, muffs, hats and trimmings and gloves.

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