Type Country
Scripts ایران(Persian, Urdu) إيران(Arabic) Иран(Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Mongolian Cyrillic) Іран(Ukrainian) Ιράν(Greek) יראן(Hebrew) ईरान(Hindi) အီရန်(Burmese) อิหร่าน(Thai) イラン(Japanese Katakana) 이란(Korean Hangul)
Pronounced Pron. ee-RAWN(Persian)
ee-RAN(Arabic, German)
i-RAHN(English)
i-RAN(English)
ie-RAN(English)
EE-RAHN(French)
EE-ran(Polish)
EE-RAN(Japanese, Korean)
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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.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesEran(Ancient Persian) Írán(Czech) Irán(Hungarian) Irã(Portuguese) Irán(Slovak) Irán(Spanish)
Same SpellingÍrán, Irán
User SubmissionsÍran, Îran, İran

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Entry updated April 25, 2021