Avestan that is also called Zend language is still in use in sacral purposes in Zoroastrian communities in
India and Iran.
- Avesta language info: cognates
Since English and Avestan are related, an English speaker already knows a fair
number of words!
In this site one will find Avestan words that are identical or similar to their English
- Avesta -- Zoroastrian Archives
Provides the complete text of the extant Avesta, the most ancient scriptures of
as well as many Pahlavi scriptures. It also includes information about the Avestan language.
Most of the texts in these archives are rare.
- Avestan language
An encyclopedia article from Britannica.com
- Books on Avestan (Avesta) Language
A bibliography of books on Avestan language in English, German, and
- Dictionary of most common AVESTA words
Provides meaning, abbreviations and pronunciations of the most common Avesta
language words. Onsite - abbreviations, pronunciation and search facility for english words.