Pars (Sasanian province)

Pars (Middle Persian: 𐭯𐭠𐭫𐭮𐭩 Pārs, pronounced [ˈpaːrs]) was a Sasanian province in Late Antiquity, which almost corresponded to the present-day province of Fars. The province bordered Khuzestan in the west, Kirman in the east, Spahan in the north, and Mazun in the south.

Pars
Pārs
Province of the Sasanian Empire
224 – 651

Map of Pars during the late Sasanian era
CapitalIstakhr
History
Historical eraLate Antiquity
 Established
224
651
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Parthian Empire
Kings of Persis
Rashidun Caliphate
Today part ofIran

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