Usage Persian, Arabic, English, French, Italian, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Romanian, Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Greek, Indonesian, Malay, Japanese, Korean
Scripts ایران(Persian) إيران(Arabic) Иран(Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Macedonian) Іран(Ukrainian) Ιράν(Greek) イラン(Japanese Katakana) 이란(Korean Hangul)
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.