HyperDic: persian

English > 3 senses of the word Persian:
NOUNperson Persian, Irani, Iraniana native or inhabitant of Iran
communicationPersian, Farsithe language of Persia (Iran) in any of its ancient forms
ADJECTIVEpertPersian, Iranianof or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture
Persian > pronunciation
Soundsper'zhahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > Persian: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture.
SynonymIranian
Spanishiraní, persa
Catalaniranià, persa, persà, persana
NounsPersiaa theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia
Persianthe language of Persia (Iran) in any of its ancient forms
Persiana native or inhabitant of Iran
English > Persian: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA native or inhabitant of Iran.
SynonymsIrani, Iranian
InstancesArtaxerxes I, Artaxerxesking of Persia who sanctioned the practice of Judaism in Jerusalem (?-424 BC)
Artaxerxes II, Artaxerxesking of Persia who subdued / subdued numerous revolutions and made peace with Sparta (?-359 BC)
Member ofIran, Islamic Republic of Iran, PersiaA theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia
NarrowerFarsiA person of Iranian descent
BroaderAsian, AsiaticA native or inhabitant of Asia
Spanishiraní
Catalaniranià
AdjectivesPersianof or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture
English > Persian: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe language of Persia (Iran) in any of its ancient forms.
SynonymFarsi
Category ofNoruz, Nowruz, Nowrooz(Persian) the new year holiday in Iran and Azerbaijan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and parts of India and among the Kurds
BroaderIranian, Iranian languageThe modern Persian language spoken in Iran
Spanishfarsi, persa
Catalanfarsi, Farsi, persa
AdjectivesPersianof or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture

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