Definition of mobed in English:

mobed

noun

  • A Zoroastrian priest; especially one who is a Parsee.

Origin

Early 19th century. From Persian mūbid (also as maubad, mūbad), in Middle Persian attested as magwpt, continuing an unattested Old Persian compound with the literal sense ‘master of the magi’ from maguš + pati- lord, master.

Pronunciation

mobed

/ˈməʊbɪd/