Zurvan (disambiguation)

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Zurvan may be:

  • Middle Persian reflex of Avestan zruvan "time"
    • "Time", the transcendent deity in Zurvanism
    • Zarvan (زَروان), the personification of Time in the Shahnameh
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in popular culture

Zurvan is also a character in popular culture:

  • in Palladium Books, Zurvan is an alien intelligence that sometimes creates gods as an experiment.
  • as the name adopted by the Vizier in Prince of Persia: The Two Thrones.
  • as the name of "the sea of dreams" during the closing credits of Chrono Cross
  • In Grant Morrison's The Filth, one of the members of the group called Status Quorum is a winged superhero called Zur-vann.
  • Zurvan is the name of one of the Four Gods in Runepunk, a setting for Savage Worlds.
  • Zurvan, a primal zerg, is also known as the Ancient One in single player campaign of StarCraft II Heart of the Swarm.

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