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...
Persian language - Wikipedia
The Longest Poem Ever Written: Shahnameh – The Epic Book Of Kings
In 977 AD, a Persian poet named Ferdowsi began on a grandiose poetic journey that would take him 33 years to complete. He used ancient Persian tales which had been told from generation to generation f...
Farsi Language Translations - YouTube
Nov 15, 2008 ... In this http://www.WatchMojo.com video, learn how to say basic words and phrases in Farsi, also known as Persian or Iranian, in our language ...
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 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...
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...
Iranian languages - Wikipedia
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
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
Persian literature
Persian literature (Persian: ادبیات فارسی‎) is one of the world's oldest literatures. It spans two-and-a-half millennia, though much of the pre-Islamic material has been lost. Its sources have b...
Persian literature - Wikipedia
Middle Persian
Middle Persian is the Middle Iranian language/ethnolect of southwestern Iran that during Sassanid times (224–654 CE) became a prestige dialect and so came to be spoken in other regions of the empire a...
Old Persian language
The Old Persian language is one of the two directly attested Old Iranian languages (the other being Avestan). Old Persian appears primarily in the inscriptions, clay tablets, and seals of the Achaemen...
Old Persian language - Wikipedia
Persian alphabet
The Persian or Perso-Arabic alphabet (الفبای فارسی alefbā-ye fārsi) is a writing system based on the Arabic script. Originally used exclusively for the Arabic language, the Arabic alphabet was adapted...
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...
Persian dialects and varieties - 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
The Longest Poem Ever Written: Shahnameh – The Epic Book Of Kings
In 977 AD, a Persian poet named Ferdowsi began on a grandiose poetic journey that would take him 33 years to complete. He used ancient Persian tales which had been told from generation to generation f...
Bible translations into Persian
Parts of the Gospels were first translated into Persian in the Persian Diatessaron in the 13th century. Then more sections of the Gospels were translated by the 16th Century Muslim scholar and critic ...
Bible translations into Persian - Wikipedia
Indo-Persian culture
"Indo-Persian culture" refers to those Persian aspects that have been integrated into or absorbed into the culture of South Asia, and in particular, into North India, modern-day Pakistan and Banglades...
Indo-Persian culture - Wikipedia
Middle Indic
Middle Indo-Aryan languages (Middle Indic languages, sometimes conflated with the Prakrits) is a historical group of languages of the Indo-Aryan family. Middle Indo-Aryan languages are the descendants...
Ezāfe
ezāfe (Persian: اضافه‎), also written as izafet, izafe, izafat, izāfa, and izofa, is a grammatical particle found in some Iranian languages which links two words together; in the Persian languag...
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...
Persianate society - Wikipedia
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 ...