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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)

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.