Usage Persian, Arabic, English, French, Italian, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Romanian, Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Greek, Hebrew, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Urdu, Indian, Hindi, Indonesian, Malay, Burmese, Filipino, Thai, Tagalog, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian
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)
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.
Entry updated April 25, 2021