The story of a priest who married off his daughter to a bear
dādestān ī dastvar kē duxtar ī xvēš ō xirs-ē dahed
dādestān ī jahūd ud pārsīg
جهود و مغ
(1) xvāstag tandrustīh veh.
(2) ud frazend ahlāyīh veh.
(3) ud brād husravīh veh.
(4) pānag xvēškārīh veh.
(5) hambāz zan nēk veh.
(6) hambār kirbag veh.
(7) dōst ravān ī xvēš veh, ī rāyēnīdār ī jahišnīg.
(8) ped hamāg kār ud dādestān rāstīh ud bavandag-menišnīh veh.
(9) ped do gēhān abēbīmīh veh.
frazaft ped drod.
The wealth, health is better.
The child, righteousness is better.
The brother, good reputation (in this world) is better.
The protector, duty is better.
The partner, a good wife is better.
The store, pious deed is better.
The best friend is one’s own soul who directs accidental (affairs).
In all affairs and cases, truth with esteem is better.
In both worlds, security is better.
Finished with health.