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names
Original Persian Names

Boys

Girls

 

How to pronounce:
a like asb, bandeh, andy
A like bArAn, bAzAr, AftAb, fAther
gh like morgh, AghA
zh like zhAleh (the 'zh' is pronounced like the 's' in 'vision')

 


Boys

A | B C D | E F G H | I J K L | M N O | P Q R | S T | U V W X Y Z

Abtin A character in Shahnameh, Fereidoun's father
afshAr Accessorial, fellow
afshin An Iranian army commander in old times
akhgar Sign of fire
amir King, Emir
anoush Ever lasting
anoushiravAn Name of a Persian king
ArAd Name of an angel
ArAm Quiet
Arash A hero in Persian folklore (He sacrificed)
Artan Darius' father-in-law
ardalAn
ardavAn A character in Shahnameh
ardeshir A character in Shahnameh
ArmAn Ideal, hope, aspiration
Armeen A character in Shahnameh
arsalAn Lion
Arsham Very Powerful
arshiA Throne
AryA Of Arian character
AryAmanesh Of Arian character
AryAnan Of Arian character & race
Aryan Of Arian character
arzhang A character in Shahnameh
ashkAn The founder of an Iranian dynasty
Atash Fire
Aurang/Orang Wisdom, understanding
Avizheh Clean, Pure
AzAd Free
Azarafrooz A character in Shahnameh (Son of Esfandiar)
Azin Decoration
BAbak A character in Shahnameh
Bahman Name of the 11th month of the Iranian calender
BahrAm A character in Shahnameh; also the planet Mars
BAmdAd Early Morning
BAmeen
BamshAd A famous musician in Sasanid dynasty 
Barbad A famous musician in Khosro Parviz court
BardiA Name of a Prince
BarsAm An army commander in Sasanid dynasty
Barzin An Iranian hero, A character in Shahnameh
Behmanesh Clean in deed
BehnAm Reputable (someone with honorable name)
Behnoud The name of Indian kings
BehrAd
Behrang Good color
Behrouz Fortunate, lucky
BehzAd
Bizhan/Bijan A character in Shahnameh
BornA Young, youthful
Borzoo Tall, A character in Shahnameh (The son of Sohrab)
Bozorgmehr A character in Shahnameh
Cirrus/Cyrus Cirrus, first king of Iran
DAdbeh
Danush
DArA Wealthy; also a character in Shahnameh
DArAb A character in Shahnameh
DAriush/Daryush Name of Persian king
EmAd (A) Confidence
Esfandyar/Esfandiar A character in Shahnameh
FarAmarz A character in Shahnameh
FarAz Above, up, upon, on the top
Farbod Right, orthodox
FardAd
Fardin
FarhAd A character in Shahnameh
Farhang Good-breeding
Farhoud
Fariborz A character in Shahnameh
Farid Unique
FarjAd Excellent, eminent in learning
Farrokh Happy, fortunate
FarrokhzAd Happily born
FarshAd Happy
Farshid/Farsheed
FarzAd Splendid birth
FarzAm Worthy, befitting
FarzAn Wise
Farzin/Farzeen Learned
Ferdows Paradise
Fereydoon A character in Shahnameh
Firouz Victorious
Foroohar Essence
Foroud/Forood A character in Shahnameh
Giv A character in Shahnameh
GhobAd A character in Shahnameh
GoshtAsb A character in Shahnameh
Goudarz A character in Shahnameh
HAmi Protector, defender
HeerAd/HirAd Appearing fresh and healthy
HomAyoon Royal, fortunate
Hooman Someone with a nice behaviour
HoomAn/HumAn A character in Shahnameh
Hooshang A character in Shahnameh
Hooshmand Wise
HooshyAr Wise
Hootan
Hormoz A character in Shahnameh
Iraj A character in Shahnameh
JahAndAr Possessor of the World
JahAngir Conquerer of the World
JahAnshah King/Emperor of the World
Jamshid A character in Shahnameh,A king
JAveed Living forever
KAmbiz Fortunate
KAmrAn Successful, fortunate
KAmshAd Happy wish/desire
KAmyAr Successful
KasrA A character in Shahnameh
KAveh A character in Shahnameh (a great hero)
KAvoos A character in Shahnameh
Key-ghobAd A character in Shahnameh
Key-khosrow A character in Shahnameh
KeyvAn/KayvAn World, universe
KhashAyAr Name of a Persian king
KhodA-dAd God-given
Khosrow A character in Shahnameh
KiA King, protecter, defender
KiAn/KiyAn The kings; Surname of the 2nd dynasty of the Persian kings
KiAnoosh A character in Shahnameh
KiArash
Kiumars/Keyumars A character in Shahnameh
KoohyAr
KooshA Diligent
Kourosh First king of Iran
Kouros
MAkAn
Mahbod
MahyAr A character in Shahnameh
MAnee/MAni A painter who later claimed to be a prophet
Manouchehr A character in Shahnameh
MAziAr
MehrAb A character in Shahnameh
Mehrak A character in Shahnameh
MehrAn A character in Shahnameh
Mehrang Colour of the sun
MehrdAd Gift of the sun
MehrzAd The offspring of the sun
MilAd Birth; Christmas
NAmdAr Famous
NAmvar Famous
NarimAn A character in Shahnameh (ZAl's grandfather)
Navid Glad tidings, good news
NimA Small
NiyooshA A listener
Nouri Light
NoushzAd Happily born
Omid/Omeed Hope
Pahlbod A famous musician in Sasanid court
ParhAm Abraham
ParizAd Of divine origin
PArsA Pure, chaste,devout, holy; Persian
ParshAn Combatant
Parviz A character in Shahnameh
PAshA A Turkish name meaning a lord
PayAm Message
PezhmAn/PejmAn Broken-hearted, sad
PuzhmAn/PujmAn Desire, wish
PeymAn Promise
Pirooz/Piruz Victorious; also a character in Shahnameh
PiroozAn/PiruzAn A army commander in Sasanid era
Poulad A mythological hero, iron 
PouriyA
PouyA To search, searcher
RakhshAn Flashing
RAmbod
RAmin
RAmtin Famous musician in the Sassanid Dynasty
Roozbeh Fortunate
Rostam A hero in Shahnameh
SAlAr Leader
sAm A character in Shahnameh (Rostam's grandfather)
SAmAn Home, welfare
SAmi High, Elevated
Sanjar Prince, emperor, king
SAsAn Founder of the Sasani dynasty
Sepehr Sky
ShahAb Shooting star, meteor
ShahbAz Royal falcon
ShAheen Falcon
ShahkAm The king's wish
ShahrAm king Ram
ShahrdAd Gift of the city
ShahriAr/ShahryAr The King
ShAhrokh Face of the king
Shahruz/Shahrooz A great river
ShahyAr Friend of the king
ShApour A character in Shahnameh
ShAyA Worthy
ShAyAn Worthy, deserving, meriting
Shervin/Sherveen
SiAmak Black-haired man
SiAvosh/Siavash A character in Shahnameh
SohrAb A character in Shahnameh (Rostam's son)
Soroush/Sorush Messenger angel
Tahmouress Name of a Persian king
TahmAseb A character in Shahnameh
Teymour
TirdAd
Touraj/Tooraj A character in Shahnameh
VarshAsb
VishtAsb
YAshAr Persian-Azarbayjani origin meaning lives for ever
ZAl A character in Shahnameh (Rostam's father)
ZAmyAd
Zand
Zartosht Zoroaster

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Girls

A B | C D | E F G H | I J K L | M N O | P Q R | S | T | U V W X Y Z

Abnous  
Afareen Praise; also means to create
afsAneh A fairy tale
afsar Crown
afshAn To sprinkle
afsoon Charm, spell, bewitchment
Ahou/Ahoo Deer
akhtar Star; also name of a flower
AlAleh A flower
AnAhitA Goddess of water
anusheh/anoosheh Happy, fortunate
ArA Ornament, decoration
Arezoo Wish
arghavAn Redish Purple
armaghAn Gift
AsA Like, similar to
asal Honey
AtoosA Name of an Iranian princess
AvA Voice,call
Avizeh A pendant
AzAdeh Free
Azin Accessories (usually jewlery)
AzitA Name of an Iranian princess
Azar Fire, 9th month of the Iranian calendar
Azarakhsh Thunder
Azargoon A red rose
Azarnoush Right in faith
BahAmin/BahAmeen Spring
BahAr Spring (season)
BahArak Small Spring (season)
BahAreh Someone who brings the spring (or a sprint flower)
Banafsheh A flower (Violet)
BAnou Lady
BeetA/BitA Unique
Beh Ayin Clean in faith
BehbahA Best price
Behbod Guardian of goodness
BehnAz Best coquetry
Behrokh Best face
Bolour Crystal
Boubak A mythological bird
Bousseh Kiss
ChalipA Cross
DaryA Sea
DelArAm Quiet-hearted
Delbar Charming, Sweetheart, heart-ravisher
Delkash Fascinating, attractive
DeenA/DinA Dinah; also means judge
DonyA World
Dorri A sparkling star glittering like a gem
ElnAz  
FarahnAz Joy
FarAnak A character in Shahnameh, Fereidoun's mother
Farangis A female character in Shahnameh
FaribA Charming, enticing
Farideh Unique, precious
Farkhondeh Happy, joyous
FarnAz Splendid coquetry, glorious coquetry
Farrin Glorified
FarzAneh Wise
Fereshteh Angel
FilA Lover
Firouzeh/Feerouzeh Turquoise
FojAn/FozhAn A loud voice or sound
Forough Brightness
ForouzAn Shining
Forouzandeh Shining
GelAreh Eyes
Golbanoo  
Ghamzeh Coquetry
GhAssedak A flower (Dandelion)
GhazAl Gazelle
GhazAleh Gazelle
Ghodsi Holy, sacred, angel
Ghoncheh Bud of the flower
Gisou/Geesou Women's hair,ringlet,tress
GitA/GuitA A kind of song
Giti/Guiti World, universe
GolbahAr Spring flower
Goli Rose-colored, rosy
GolnAr Flower of the Pomegranate tree
GolnAz Cute like a flower
GolnessA  
Golpari  
Golshan A flower garden
GordAfarid A female character in Shahnameh
GordiA A female character in Shahnameh
Hastee/Hasti Existance
Hediyeh Gift
HengAmeh Uproar, wonder, marvel causing admiration
HomA Phoenix, A bird from fables (symbolizes good omen)
IrAn Iran
IrAn-dokht Daughter of Iran
JavAneh Sprout, young
KatAyoun A female character in Shahnameh
KhandAn Smiling
KhAtereh Memory
Khojassteh Royal
Khorsheed Sun
KimiyA Alchemy
LAdan A flower
LAleh Tulip
Leily/Layly/Laily Nocturnal, one who does anything by night
LidA  
LilA The lilac tree
Lily/Lili A flower
Mahasti The moon's being
MAhdokht Daughter of the moon
Maheen/Mahin Greatest
MAhrokh Whose face is like the moon, beautiful
MahkAmeh  
MahnAz The moon's glory
Mahnoosh  
Mahsheed Moon, moonlight
MahsA Like the moon
MahtA Moon-like
MahtAb Moonlight
Mahvash Moon-like; a beauty
Malakeh Queen
MAnA Alike, similar; also name of a God
MandAna Name of a princess
MAnee/MAni A painter who later claimed to be a prophet
Manizheh A legendary female character in Shahnameh
MarjAn Coral
MarjAneh Coral
Marmar Marble
Maryam/Mariam A flower (Tuberose)
MastAneh Drunken (More like joyful)
MehrAngiz To cause affection
MehrnAz The sun's glory
Mehrnoosh  
Mehry Sun; also Affectionate, kind
MeshiA Butter made of sheep's milk
MinA Enamel,blue glass(lapis lazuli)
Minoo Paradise, heaven
MitrA Name of a God/Goddess
MozhgAn Eyelashes
Mozhdeh Good news
MonA Name of a God
MorvAreed Pearl
Naghmeh Melody, song, tune
NahAl A young plant
NAheed/NAhid A star, the planet Venus
Nargess A flower (Narcissus )
NastarAn A flower much like a wild rose
Nasreen/Nasrin A flower (a wild rose)
NavA Tune
NAzAfarin Producing delight
NAzanin Sweetheart
NAzgol Cute flower
NAzhin Name of a tree
NAzy Cute
NAzillA Cute
Negeen/Negin The precious stone on a ring or other Jewlery
NegAr Sweetheart
NegAh Look
NedA Voice,call
Niloufar A flower (Water Lily)
Niki Goodness
Nikoo/Nikou Good, Beautiful
NiyooshA A listener
Noushin Sweet
NoushAfarin Creator of joy
Omeed/Omid Hope
Oranous One of the 9 solar plannets
Orkideh Orchid
Padideh A phenomenon
Parand Silk
Parastoo A bird (Swallow)
Paree/Pari Fairy
Pareechehr Having a face like a fairy (beautiful)
Pareerou Having a face like a fairy (beautiful)
PareesA/ParisA Like a fairy
Pareevash Fairy-faced
PareeyA  
Parto Ray of light
ParvAneh Butterfly
Parvin Name of a constellation
PegAh Dawn
PeymAneh Wine cup
Peyvand A joint, a connection
Pouneh/Pooneh A flower
Poupak A kind of bird
PourAn A successor
PourAn-dokht A female character in Shahnameh
Pouri A successor
RahA Free
RAmesh Rest; cheerfulness
RasA Expressive
RavAn Soul, spirit
RimA/ReemA  
Roshanak Small light
RoudAbeh A character in ShahnAmeh (Rostam's mother)
RoxAnA/RoksAnA light (in farsi roshanAi)
Name of a Iranian princess
the reason Alexander The Great destroyed persepolis (so they say!)
Sadaf  
SahbA Wine
SAghar Wine cup
SAlomeh Salomeh
Saman Jasmin
SamilA  
SamirA  
SanA  
SAnAz A flower
SArA (A) Sarah; also pure, excellent
SarvenAz Name of a tall, slender tree; also a beautiful woman
SAyeh Shade, Shadow
SeemA/SimA Face
SeetA/SitA  
Sepeedeh/Sepideh Dawn (the first appearance of light in the morning)
SetAreh Star
ShAdAn Happy, joyful
ShAdee/ShAdi Happiness
Shabnam Dew
Shahin/Shaheen Royal
ShahlA A dark-eyed woman
ShAhzAdeh Princess
ShahnAz The king's loved/favorite one
ShahrbAnou Lady of the town (good)
ShahrnAz The town's loved/favorite one
ShahrzAd City-born
Shalizeh  
SharAreh Single spark
Sheefteh Enamoured, fascinated, charmed, captivated
Shervin  
SheydA Lovesick
SheevA/ShivA Charming
Shideh/Sheedeh Bright, luminous; the sun
ShimA  
Shirin/Shireen Sweet; pleasant, gentle; delicate
Shirin-bAnoo Sweet lady
Sholeh Flame
Shokoufeh Blossom
Shokouh Splendour; magnificence
ShoukA A kind of deer
Simin Silvery, made of silver
Sogand Oath, Pledge
SorayA Name of a constellation
SoudAbeh A legendary female character in Shahnameh
Souri/Suri Red Rose
Sussan/Soussan A flower, Lily of the valley
SouzAn Burning, flaming
TAhereh (A) Pure, chaste, clean
Tahmineh A female character in Shahnameh,Rostam's wife
TalA Gold
TArA Star
TarAneh Song
TarsA A worshipper of fire; also a Christian
TeenA/TinA Clay
ToucA Name of a bird (Toucan)
TourAn Name of a place in Shahnameh
VandA Wish, desire
Vida/Veeda Found, evident; also little, few
YaldA Name of the longest night of the year
YAsaman Jasmin
YAss A flower, Jasmin
YegAneh Unique, single
YektA Unique, single
Zari Brocaded Silk
Zarrin Golden
Zarrin-dokht Golden girl
ZeebA/ZibA Beautiful
zhAleh/JAleh Dew
Zhila/JillA  
Zohreh The planet Venus
ZoyA  

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