Scheherazade


Scheherazade
Scheherazade [shə her΄ə zäd′, shə her΄əzä′də]
n.
[Ger < Pers Shīrazād]
in The Arabian Nights, the Sultan's bride, who saves her life by maintaining the Sultan's interest in the suspenseful tales she tells

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