Arran (Azerbaijan)
Albania (Latin: Albānia, Greek: Ἀλβανία, Albanía, in Old Armenian: Աղուանք Ałuankʿ (Aguank), Parthian: Ardhan, Middle Persian: Arran; Georgian: რანი, Rani); usually referred to as Caucasian Albani...
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Caucasian Albanian alphabet
The Caucasian Albanian alphabet, or the alphabet for the Gargareans, was an alphabet used by the Caucasian Albanians, one of the ancient and indigenous Northeast Caucasian peoples whose territory comp...
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Parthian language
The Parthian language, also known as Arsacid Pahlavi and Pahlawānīg, is a now-extinct ancient Northwestern Iranian language spoken in Parthia, a region of northeastern ancient Iran. Parthian was the l...
Persian language
Persian (/ˈpɜrʒən/ or /ˈpɜrʃən/; فارسی fārsi [fɒːɾˈsiː] in Persian) is the predominant modern descendant of Old Persian, a southwestern Iranian language within the Indo-Iranian branch of the Indo-Euro...
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Roman influence in Caucasian Albania
Roman influence in Caucasian Albania (located largely in the North and Northwestern parts of the present day Azerbaijan) was exerted on a client state during the first four centuries of the common era...
Roman influence in Caucasian Albania - Wikipedia
Arsacid Dynasty of Caucasian Albania
The Arsacid Dynasty was a dynasty of Parthian origin, which ruled the kingdom of Caucasian Albania from the 1st to the 5th century AD. They were a branch of the Parthian Arsacid dynasty and together w...
Parthians
Parthia (Old Persian: 𐎱𐎼𐎰𐎺, Parθava, Parthian: 𐭐𐭓𐭕𐭅, Parθaw, Middle Persian: 𐭯𐭫𐭮𐭥𐭡𐭥, Pahlaw) is a historical region located in north-eastern Iran. It was the political and cultu...
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Albania (satrapy)
Albania, or Ardhan in Parthian or Arran in Middle Persian as it was known in Persian, was a Caucasian satrapy (province) of the Sassanid Empire.
In 252-253 AD Caucasian Albania, along with Caucasi...
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Arran (Caucasus)
Arran (Middle Persian form), also known as Aran, Ardhan (in Parthian), Al-Ran (in Arabic), Aghvank and Alvank (in Armenian), (Georgian: რანი-Ran-i ) or Caucasian Albania (in Latin), was a geograph...
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History of the name Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan (/ˌæzərbaɪˈdʒɑːn/ AZ-ər-by-JAHN; Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan [ɑzærbɑjdʒɑn]), officially the Republic of Azerbaijan (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Respub...
History of the name Azerbaijan - Wikipedia
Pahlavi scripts
Pahlavi or Pahlevi denotes a particular and exclusively written form of various Middle Iranian languages. The essential characteristics of Pahlavi arePahlavi compositions have been found for the diale...
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Tajik alphabet
The Tajik language has been written in three alphabets over the course of its history: an adaptation of the Perso-Arabic script (specifically the Persian alphabet), an adaptation of the Latin script, ...
Tajik alphabet - Wikipedia
Origin of the Azeris
The Azerbaijani are of mixed ethnic origin, the oldest element deriving from the indigenous population of eastern Transcaucasia and possibly from the Medians of northern Persia. This population was Pe...
Iranian languages
The Iranian languages (also known as Iranic or Irano-Aryan) form a branch of the Indo-Iranian languages, which in turn are a branch of the Indo-European language family. The speakers of Iranian langua...
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Persian vocabulary
Persian belongs to the Indo-European language family, and many words in modern Persian usage ultimately originate from Proto-Indo-European. The language makes extensive use of word building technique...
Persian language in South Asia
The Persian language, before the British colonized the subcontinent, was the region's second official language (in Gorkanid official language) and was considered the language of the region. It was rep...
Persian language in South Asia - Wikipedia
List of geographic names of Iranian origin
This is a list of geographic names of Iranian origin. This list also includes geographic names which are in part derived from Iranian languages.
Persian and Urdu
The Persian language influenced the formation of many modern languages of all of West Asia, Europe, Central Asia, and South Asian regions, including the South Asian language Urdu.Following the Turko-P...