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Type Country
Scripts ایران(Persian) إيران(Arabic) Иран(Serbian)
Pronounced Pron. ee-RAWN(Persian)
i-RAHN(English)
i-RAN(English)
ie-RAN(English)
EE-RAHN(French)
ee-RAN(German)
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Meaning & History

Derived from Middle Persian Eran, related to Old Iranian Arya meaning "Iranian, Aryan". This is the name of a country in western Asia, formerly called Persia in the West.
Other Languages & CulturesEran(Ancient Persian) Irák(Czech) Irã(Portuguese) Irak(Slovak) Irán(Spanish)
Same SpellingIrán
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