Ziyanak / Denak Aršakuni, Lady Myrōd
|Also Known As:||"Ziyanak of Persia"|
|Birthplace:||Armenia, (Parthia), Turkey|
|Death:||Died in (Persia), Iran|
Daughter of Artabanos IV, King of Parthia and Media and (unk) arsacid
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About Ziyanak of Persia
Ziyanak was also referred to as Lady Myrōd. She was an Arcasid (Parthian) Princess.
Ziyanak Aršakuni married Ardashir I, Shahanshan of Iran, before 200.
Shapur's mother was Lady Myrōd, who—according to legend—was an Arsacid princess. The Talmud cites a nickname for her, "Ifra Hurmiz", after her bewitching beauty.