Persian dialects and varieties
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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List of Persian poets and authors
The list is not comprehensive, but is continuously being expanded and includes Persian writers and poets from Iran. This list is alphabetized by chronological order. Although a few authors in this li...
List of Persian poets and authors - Wikipedia
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
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...
Persian phonology
The Persian language has six vowel phonemes and twenty-three consonant phonemes. It features contrastive stress and syllable-final consonant clusters.
/e/ is pronounced between the vowel of bate ...
Persian phonology - Wikipedia
Persian grammar
Persian grammar (Persian: دستور زبان پارسی) is similar to that of many other Indo-European languages, especially those in the Indo-Iranian family. By the time of Middle Persian, the Persian language h...
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...
List of English words of Persian origin
As Indo-European languages, English and Persian have many words of common Proto-Indo-European origin, and many of these [cognate] words often have similar forms. Examples of these include: English (Mo...
List of French loanwords in Persian
French and Persian are both Indo-European languages. Words in the Persian language through French:
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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Judæo-Iranian languages
The Judæo-Iranian languages (or dialects) are a number of related Jewish variants of Iranian languages spoken throughout the formerly extensive realm of the Persian Empire. Judaeo-Iranian dialects are...
Judæo-Iranian languages - Wikipedia
Persianate society
A Persianate society, or Persified society, is a society that is either based on, or strongly influenced by the Persian language, culture, literature, art, and/or identity.The term "Persianate" is a n...
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Academy of Persian Language and Literature
Iran's Academy of Persian Language and Literature (Persian: فرهنگستان زبان و ادب پارسی, pronounced [færhæŋɡestɒːn e zæbɒːn væ ædæb e Pɒːrsiː]) is a body controlled by the Iranian government presiding ...
Dari (Persian dialect)
Dari (Persian: دری‎ [dæˈɾiː]) or Dari Persian (Persian: فارسی دری‎ [fɒːɾsije dæˈɾiː]) is the variety of the Persian language spoken in Afghanistan. Dari is the term officially recognized a...
Dari (Persian dialect) - Wikipedia
Bukhori dialect
Bukhori (Persian: بخاری‎ buxārī, Hebrew script: בוכארי buxori), also known as Bukhari and Bukharian, is an Indo-European language spoken in Central Asia by Bukharian Jews.
The location where...
Persian dialects in Khuzestan
There are a number of Khuzestani Persian dialects unique to the province of Khuzestan in southwestern Iran.There are two main regional classifications, in addition to less common varieties:
These ...
Aimaq dialect
Aimaq (Persian: آیماقی‎) is a dialect of the Persian language spoken west of the Hazarajat (or Hazarastan), in central northwest Afghanistan, eastern Iran, and Tajikistan. It is the dominant eth...
Ajami dialect
Ajami (Achomi) is an Iranian language spoken in the south of Iran, mostly Fars province. Cities that speak this dialect include Lar, Evaz, Gerash, Khonj, Bastak, Khour, Koureh, Fedagh along with many ...
Dezfuli dialect
Dezfuli and Shushtari (local names: دزفولی [dezfuli] or دسفیلی [desfili] and شوشتری [ʃuʃtæri]) constitute a Southwestern Iranian language, more specifically a Persian dialect spoken in Dezful and Shus...
Äynu language
Äynu (also Aini, Ejnu, Abdal) is a Turkic cryptolect spoken in western China known in various spelling as Aini, Aynu, Ainu, Eyni or by the Uyghur Abdal (ئابدال), in Russian sources Эйну́, Айну, Абдал,...
Äynu language - Wikipedia
Modern Tajik literature
Tajik literature and its history is bound up with the standardisation of the Tajik language. Tajik literary centres include the cities of Bukhara and Samarkand, currently in present day Uzbekistan but...
Modern Tajik literature - Wikipedia
Hazaragi language
Hazaragi (Persian: هزارگی) is a dialect of the Persian language, spoken by the Hazara people primarily in an area of central Afghanistan known as the Hazarajat, as well as other Hazara-populated areas...
Hazaragi language - Wikipedia
Tajik language
Tajik, Tajik Persian, or Tajiki, (sometimes written Tadjik or Tadzhik; тоҷикӣ, تاجیکی‎, toçikī [tɔːdʒɪˈkiː]) a South-West Iranian language that is genetically closely related to such major langu...
Tajik language - Wikipedia
Judeo-Shirazi
Judeo-Shirazi is a dialect of the Larestani language (Persian). It is spoken mostly by Persian Jews living in Shiraz and surrounding areas of the Fars Province in Iran.
Judeo-Shirazi - Wikipedia
Dana-i Menog Khrat
The Dana-i Menog-i khrat, (Persian:دانای مینوی خرد) or 'opinions of the spirit of wisdom', a Middle Persian book which was written about 8th century.It comprises the replies of that spirit to sixty-tw...
Persian verbs

The infinitive form of the verb is constructed by adding the suffix æn to the past root of the verb. Ex: Khærid+æn= to buyNormal Persian verbs can be formed using the following morpheme pattern:...
Hazaragi dialect
Hazaragi (Persian: هزارگی) is a dialect of the Persian language, spoken by the Hazara people primarily in an area of central Afghanistan known as the Hazarajat, as well as other Hazara-populated areas...
Hazaragi dialect - Wikipedia