Persian Submitted Names

Persian names are used in the country of Iran, in southwestern Asia, which is part of the Muslim world. See also about Iranian names.
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AAYAAN m Persian
Means "long night" in Persian.
ABAN m Persian Mythology, Persian
Means "October" in Persian. In Persian mythology, this is also the name of the Angel of October.
ABAS عباس m Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Persian
Variant transcription of ABBAS.
ABID آبيد f Persian
Means "flame" in Persian.
ABOLGHASEM ابوالقاسم m Persian
Persian form of ABU AL-QASIM.
ADIB ادیب m Arabic, Persian, Malay
Means "courteous, polite, educated" in Arabic.
AFROUZ f Persian
Means "illuminating, enlightening, kindling" in Persian.
AFSANEH افسانه f Persian
Means "legend, myth, fable" in Persian.
AFSHIN افشین m Persian
Modern form of PIŠĪN through Avestan PISINAH. It was also used as a princely title for rulers of Ošrūsana, a former Iranian region in Transoxiana.
AGIT m Kurdish, Persian
Means "the brave, the warrior".
AHU f Turkish, Persian
Means "female deer" in Persian and "beautiful eyes" in Turkish.
AIDIN آیدین m Persian
Iranian variant of AYDIN.
AINAZ f Persian, Turkish (Rare)
Combination of Turkish ay "moon" and Persian naz "pretty".
AKHTAR اختر m & f Urdu, Persian (Rare)
Means "star" in Persian.
AKHTAR اختر f & m Persian
Also is a name of a flower in Iran called گل اختر, which is Edible canna in English.
ALAALEH آلاله f Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of ALALEH.
ALALEH آلاله f Persian
Means "buttercup", from Persian آلاله (âlâle).
ALIREZA علیرضا m Persian
Combination of ALI (1) and REZA.
ALIZEH f Persian
Means "wind" in Persian.
AMENEH آمنه f Persian
Persian form of AMINAH (1).
AMIR HOSSEIN امیرحسین m Persian
Combination of AMIR (1) and HOSSEIN.
AMIRHOSSEIN امیرحسین m Persian
Variant of AMIR HOSSEIN.
AMITIS امیتیس f Persian
Modern Persian form of AMYTIS.
ANDALIB عندلیب f & m Arabic, Persian, Bengali
Means "nightingale" in Arabic and Persian.
ANDLEEB f Persian
Means "nightingale" in Persian.
ANOOSHIRAVAN انوشیروان m Persian
Modern Iranian form of ANOSHIRUVAN.
ANOUSH انوش m & f Persian (Rare)
Derived from Persian انوشه (anuše) meaning "immortal", ultimately from Old Persian *anauša- and Avestan anaoša.
ANOUSHEH انوشه‎ f & m Persian
Means "immortal" in Persian.
ANOUSHIRAVAN انوشیروان m Persian
Variant transcription of ANOOSHIRAVAN.
ARAD m Persian, Biblical, Hebrew
A name of an angel.... [more]
ARANIA f Persian
Means "spider" in Persian.
ARAS m Kurdish, Persian, Turkish, Urdu
In Kurdish and Persian it means “equal”, “balanced”. The word Aras commonly refers to the Aras River, which flows through Turkey, Armenia, Iran and Azerbaijan.
ARGHAVAN ارغوان f Persian
From the Persian name of a type of flowering tree, known as Judas Tree in English.
ARIABOD آريابد m Persian
Means "tribe leader, chief" in Persian.
ARIAN آرین m Persian
Variant of ARYA (1).
ARIANA f Persian, Afghani, Tajik
Feminine form of ARIA (2).
ARIYA آریا m & f Indonesian, Persian, Thai
Variant transcription of ARYA (1).
ARJANG ارژنگ m Persian
Variant transcription of ARZHANG.
ARMEEN m Persian
A character in the Persian epic poem, 'Shāhnāmeh'. Of unknown meaning, but possibly related to ARMAAN.
ARMISH ارمش‎ m Persian
Means "quiet; calm" in Persian from the word آرامش (ârâmeš) meaning "calmness; tranquillity; peace".
ARSALAN ارسلان m Persian, Urdu
Persian and Urdu form of ASLAN.
ARSHAM آرشام m Persian, Armenian
Modern Persian and Armenian form of ARŠĀMA.
ARSHAN m Persian
Means "hero" in Persian.
ARTEENA f Persian (Rare)
Means "pure, virtuous, holy" in Persian.
ARWAN m Persian
Means "brave, courageous" in Persian.
ARZHANG ارژنگ m Persian, Persian Mythology
Possibly derived from Persian جنگ (jang) meaning "war" or رنگ (rang) meaning "colour". This is the name of a character in the Persian epic 'Shahnameh'.
ASADULLAH اسدالله m Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto
Means "lion of ALLAH", derived from Arabic أَسَد (ʾasad) meaning "lion" and الله (Allah).
ASEF آصف m Arabic, Persian, Indonesian
Arabic variant transcription of ASIF as well as the Persian and Indonesian form.
ASGHAR اصغر m Arabic, Urdu, Persian
Means "smallest, youngest" in Arabic.
ASHEM m Indian, Persian
Meaning, "guilty."
ASHKAN اشکان m Persian
Means "like Ashk" or "of the Parthian (Arsacid) Empire" in Persian, referring to an old Iranian kingdom that lasted until the 3rd century.
ASHKIN اشکین m Persian
Variant of ASHKAN.
ASHRAF اشرف m & f Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto
Means "nobler, more honorable" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition, this term is used to refer to descendants of Muhammad through his daughter, Fatimah... [more]
ASIEH آسیه f Persian
Persian form of ASIYA.
ASMAHAN أسمهان f Persian (Modern), Arabic (Rare)
Means "seeker of excellence" in Persian, possibly as an elaboration of ASMA. It is the stage name of Amal Atrash, an Iranian singer.
ATOSSA اتوسا f Ancient Persian (Hellenized), Persian
Greek form of the Persian name *Utauθa, also recorded in Avestan as Hutaosā, which may have meant "well trickling" or "well granting". Hutaosā was the queen of Kavi Vištāspa, royal patron of the prophet Zarathustra; Cyrus gave the name to his eldest daughter, who married Darius and became the mother of Xerxes... [more]
ATTASHIN آتشین f Persian
Derived from Persian آتش (ātash), meaning "fire", with the intended meaning of "fiery".
AUBTEEN عطا m Persian
Aubteen means grant/gift/granting.
AVIDEH آویده f Persian
AVISH f Persian
Means "wild marjoram" in Persian.
AYAN اعیان m Urdu, Persian, Tamil, Sanskrit, Hindi, Turkish
Persian and Urdu meaning is prima-facie. Hindi and Tamil usage is from 'Ayan' the name of Brahma, the Creator. Ayan' in Turkish, means "obviously" or "clearly". Ayan in Sanskrit means 'Speed'.
AYNAZ f Persian
Variant transcription of AINAZ.
AYOOB ایوب m Arabic, Indian (Muslim), Persian
Variant transcription of AYYUB.
AYUB ایوب m Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu, Malay, Chechen, Persian, Bengali
Arabic alternate transcription of AYYUB as well as the form used in various languages.
AZADEH آزاده f Persian
Feminine form of AZAD.
AZAM اعظم m & f Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Malay
Means "greater, greatest" in Arabic. It is more often used as a feminine name in Iran.
AZARA f Persian
Allegedly a variant of AZAR.
AZARMEEN f Persian
Persian, Zoroastrian, "Daughter of fire"
AZARMIDOKHT آزرمی‌دخت‎ f Persian, History
From the Middle Persian name Āzarmīgdukht, which was possibly derived from Persian آزرم‎ (âzarm) "modesty, shame; honour, respect" and دخت (dokht) "daughter". This was the name of a queen of the Sasanian Empire who reigned from 630 to 631.
AZIM عظیم m Arabic, Malay, Bengali, Persian, Urdu, Uzbek, Tajik
Means "magnificent, great, powerful" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition العظيم (al-Adhim) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
AZIN f Persian
Means "beauty, adornment". In ancient Persian, it meant "creed, system".
AZITA آزیتا f Persian
Derived from Persian آزاد (âzâd) meaning "free, independent".
AZIZULLAH عزیزالله m Arabic, Urdu, Persian, Pashto
Means "dear to Allah", from Arabic عَزِيز (ʿazīz) meaning "dear, darling" and الله (Allah).
BADRI f Persian
Meaning unknown.
BADR-UN-NISSA بدرالنساء بیگم f Persian
The name of a Mughal princess meaning "full moon amongst women".
BAGHER باقر m Persian
Persian form of BAQIR.
BAHADOR بهادر m Persian
Alternate transcription of BAHADUR.
BAHARAK بهارک f Persian
Means "small spring" in Persian, derived from Persian بهار (bahâr) meaning "spring, blossom" (see BAHAR).
BAHAREH بهاره f Persian
Variant of BAHAR.
BAHÍYYIH f Persian
Persian form of BAHIYYA or Behiye. This name was borne by a member the Bahá'í holy family: Bahíyyih Khánum (1846-1932), the only daughter the Bahá'í Faith's founder, Bahá'u'lláh.
BAJAZET m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of BAYEZID.
BAJEZID m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of BAYEZID.
BAKHT-UN-NISSA بخت النسا f Persian
The name of a Mughal princess meaning "fortunate amongst women".
BAKSHI بخشی f Persian
Name of a Mughal princess derived from بخشیدن (baxšidan) meaning "to donate, grant, absolve" or بخش‎ (baxš) meaning "portion, lot".
BANAFSHA f Persian
Means "violet" in Persian.
BANAFSHE بنفشه f Persian
Variant transcription of BANAFSHEH.
BANAFSHEH بنفشه f Persian
Means "violet flower" in Persian.
BANUGUL f Persian
Means "flower lady" in Persian.
BAPSI f Indian, Urdu, Persian
Meaning unknown. Bapsi Sidhwa is a Pakistani American novelist of Gujarati Parsi descent
BARDIA البردية m Persian, Ancient Persian
Derived from Proto-Iranian *bardz- "be high", interpreted as meaning "high in status, magnificent". Bardia or BARDIYA was the younger son of Cyrus II "the Great".
BARSINE برسين f Ancient Persian, Persian
Means "clover" in Persian. This name was borne by a mistress of Alexander the Great (daughter of Artabazus) and also by one of his wives (Barsine-Stateira, daughter of King Darius III).
BAYEZID بايزيد m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Means "father of YAZID".
BAYEZZID m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of BAYEZID.
BEHÂFARID به‌آفرید m & f Persian
Derived from Persian به (beh) meaning "good" and آفرید (âfarid) meaning "creature".
BEHDAD بهداد m Persian
From Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" combined with داد (dâd) "justice".
BEHNAZ بهناز f Persian
From Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" and ناز (naz) meaning "delight, comfort".
BEHNOOSH بهنوش f Persian
Means "good drink", from Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" combined with نوش (nuš) "ambrosia, nectar".
BEHNOUSH بهنوش f Persian
Variant transcription of BEHNOOSH.
BEHROKH f Persian
Means "best face", from the Persian behtryn "best".
BEHSAT m Persian, Turkish
Turkish variant of BEHZAD
BEHTASH بِهتاش m Persian
Means "good friend; good companion" in Persian.
BEHZAD بهزاد m Persian
Means "noble, high-born, honorable", derived from Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" combined with زاد (zâd) meaning "child, son".
BEYAZID m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of BAYEZID.
BEYAZIT m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of BAYEZID.
BIJAN بیژن m Persian, Literature
Modern form of BIZHAN. In literature, Bijan is the name of a character in the 11th-century epic poem 'Shahnameh' written by the Persian poet Ferdowsi.
BIZHAN m Persian
Later form of Vezhan, of which the meaning is uncertain. It may possibly be etymologically related to the New Persian verb بختن (bextan), which can mean "to sift" as well as "to sieve"... [more]
BOLOUR f Persian
Means "crystal" in Persian.
BOZORGMEHR بزرگمهر m Persian
Derived from Persian بزرگ (bozorg) meaning "large, big, great" combined with مهر (mehr) meaning "kindness, mercy".
CHAKAVAK چکاوک f Persian
Feminine Iranian given name from the word چکاوک (chakavak) meaning "lark".
CHEHRA چهره f Persian
Means "face, complexion".
DAARA دارا m Persian
Variant transcription of DARA (3).
DALIR دلير‎ m Persian
Means "brave" in Persian.
DANIAL دانیال m Arabic, Persian, Malay, Indonesian
Alternate transcription of DANYAL.
DARAB m Persian
Means "glory, power, wealth" in Persian. This is the name of a character in the Persian epic 'Shahnameh'.
DARAKHSHAN f Persian
Means "luminous, brilliant, shining" in Persian.
DARIANA f Persian
Feminine form of DARA (3).
DAVOOD داوود m Persian
Alternate transcription of DAVUD.
DAVOUD داوود m Persian
Alternate transcription of DAVUD.
DELARAM دل آرام f Persian
Modern form or transcription of DILARAM.
DELBAR دلبر f Persian
Modern form or transcription of DILBAR.
DERAFSH درفش‎ m Persian, Ancient Persian
Meaning, "the standard."
DIBA دیبا f Persian, Indian, Arabic
Means "brocade (rich colourful silk)" in Persian.
DIDAR ديدار m & f Persian, Kazakh, Pakistani, Turkmen
This name can be derived from the Persian noun دید (did) meaning "sight, vision" as well as from the Persian noun دیدار (didar) meaning "meeting, encounter, visit".... [more]
DIL دل f Persian
Means "heart" in Persian
DILARAM دلارام, دل آرام f Persian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Means "quiet-hearted" or "peaceful-hearted", derived from the Persian noun دل (dil) meaning "heart" (see AVTANDIL) combined with the Persian adjective آرام (aram) meaning "quiet, calm, tranquil"... [more]
DILBAR دلبر f Persian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Pakistani, Tatar
Basically means "one who captures hearts", derived from the Persian noun دل (dil) meaning "heart" (see AVTANDIL) combined with Persian بر (bar) meaning "one who has taken, one who bears"... [more]
DILDAR دلدار m & f Persian, Kazakh
Basically means "one who holds a heart", derived from the Persian noun دل (dil) meaning "heart" (see AVTANDIL) combined with the Persian suffix دار (dar) meaning "possessor" (see ELDAR)... [more]
DJAMILEH f Persian, Theatre
Possibly a Persian form of JAMILA.
DONYA f Persian
Means "world".
DORSA درسا f & m Persian, Various
DURR-E-NAJAF درنجف f Persian
Feminine name meaning "Gem or a precious stone of Najaf city". Najaf is one of the holy sites of Shiite Islam.
EBADOLLAH عبادالله m Persian
Persian form of IBADULLAH.
EDESA f African, Persian
Feminine name of African origin.
EDRIS ادریس m Arabic, Persian, Maguindanao
Alternate transcription of IDRIS (1) as well as the Persian and Maguindanao form.
EGHLIMA اقلیما f Persian
The name of the first daughter of Adam... [more]
EHTERAM احترام f Persian
Means "respect" or "to respect", ultimately from the Arabic احترام (iḥtirām)
EILIAR ايليار m Turkish, Persian
Variant of ELYAR.
ELAHE f Persian
Variant of ELAHEH.
ELIKA الیکا f Persian, Mazanderani
Means "a blooming, fruitful tree" in Persian.
ELNAZ الناز f Persian
From Turkic el meaning "people, nation, country" and Persian ناز (nâz) meaning "delight, comfort".
ELYAR ايليار m Azerbaijani, Kazakh, Kyrgyz (Rare), Turkish, Persian
Derived from Old Turkic el meaning "country, state, society" (see ELDAR) combined with the Persian noun یار (yar) meaning "friend, companion" as well as "assistant, helper".... [more]
ELYAS الیاس m Arabic, Persian, Indonesian, Malay
Variant transcription of ILYAS.
EMAD عماد m Arabic (Egyptian), Arabic, Persian
Egyptian and Persian variant of IMAD.
EMAMI امامی f & m Persian
Meaning: ?
ENAYATOLLAH عنایت‌الله m Persian
Persian form of INAYATULLAH. A notable bearer of this name was the Iranian historian and philosopher Enayatollah Reza (1920-2010).
ESFANDIAR اسفندیار m Persian, Persian Mythology, Literature
Modern Persian form of Sepandiar, which was the early New Persian form of the Middle Persian name Spandadat. The latter name ultimately comes from the Avestan name Spentodata, which means "given by (the) holy"... [more]
ESFANDYAR اسفندیار m Persian
Variant transcription of ESFANDIAR.
ESMAEIL اسماعیل m Persian
Persian form of ISHMAEL.
ESMAEL اسماعیل m Maguindanao, Persian
Maguindanao form of ISMAIL as well as a Persian alternate transcription of ESMAIL.
ESMAT عصمت m & f Arabic, Persian
Arabic variant transcription of 'ISMAT as well as the usual Persian form.
FAKHR-UN-NISSA فخر النسا f Persian
The name of Mughal princess meaning "glory of women".
FARAHNAZ فرحناز f & m Persian
Derived from Arabic فَرَح (faraḥ) meaning "happiness, gladness, joy" combined with Persian ناز (nâz) meaning "delight, comfort".
FARAJOLLAH فرج‌الله m Persian
Persian form of FARAJULLAH. A known bearer of this name was the Iranian film director Farajollah Salahshoor (1952-2016).
FARAMARZ فرامرز m Persian Mythology, Persian
Means "one who forgives" from Persian آمرزیدن (âmorzidan) meaning "to forgive". This is the name of a hero in the Persian epic Shahnameh.
FARANAK فرانک f Persian
Etymology uncertain - it may be a form of PARVANEH, parvanek which means "little butterfly" and refers to the Persian lynx or caracal, or be derived from the Middle Persian plwʾnk' (parwānag) meaning "guide, leader".
FARANGIS فَرَنگیس f Persian, Persian Mythology
This is the name of a female character in the 11th-century Persian epic the 'Shahnameh'. Farangis is the wife of Siavash and mother of Kay Khosrow.
FARAZ فراز m Persian, Urdu
Means "ascent, height, elevation" in Persian.
FARBOD m Ancient Persian, Persian
The name refers to an ancient Persian figure known to be the keeper or protector of the glory.
FARIBA f Persian
Means "charming, enticing" in Persian.
FARIDEH فریده f Persian
Persian form of FARIDA.
FARISHTAH فرشته f Persian
Variant transcription of FERESHTEH.
FARIYANE فریانه f Persian
Derived from Parthian fryʾng‎ (fryānag, friyānag) meaning “friend, beloved”.
FARKHONDEH فرخنده f Persian
Means "lucky, fortunate, blessed" in Persian.
FARKHUNDA فرخنده f Persian, Afghani (Rare)
Afghani variant of FARKHONDEH.
FARNAZ فرناز f Persian
Derived from Persian فر (farr) meaning "splendour, brilliance, luster" combined with ناز (nâz) meaning "luxury, comfort".
FARSANE f Persian
Variant of FARZANEH.
FARSHAD فرشاد m Persian
From Persian فر (farr) meaning "splendour, beauty, brilliance" combined with شاد (šâd) meaning "glad, happy, cheerful".
FARSHID فرشید m & f Persian
From Persian فر (farr) meaning "splendour, brilliance" and شید (šid) meaning "light, shine".
FARSIRIS f Persian (Rare)
Possibly a Persian form of Parysatis. The name Parysatis was borne by one of the wives of Alexander the Great, the youngest daughter of Artaxerxes III of Persia.
FARYDEH f Persian
Variant transcription of FARIDEH.
FARZAD فرزاد m Persian
Means "splendid birth" derived from Persian فر (farr) meaning "splendour, brilliance, lustre" combined with -زاد (-zâd) meaning "child, son, offspring".
FARZAN فرزان‎ m Persian
Means "wise; reasonable; intelligent" in Persian.
FARZANA فرزانه f Bengali, Persian, Urdu, Punjabi, Bashkir
Variant transcription of FARZANEH.
FARZANE فرزانه f Persian
Variant transcription of FARZANEH or a feminine form of FARZAN.
FATEMEH فاطمه f Persian
Persian form of FATIMAH.
FATHOLLAH فتح‌الله m Persian
Persian form of FATHULLAH. A notable bearer of this name was the Iranian prime minister Fathollah Khan Akbar (1878-1967).
FEIZOLLAH فیض‌اله‌ m Persian
Persian form of FAIZULLAH.
FERESHTE فرشته f Persian
Variant transcription of FERESHTEH.
FOROUGH فروغ f Persian
Means "brightness" in Persian.
FREYDOON فریدون m Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of FEREYDOUN.
GELAREH گلاره f Persian
Derived from Southern Kurdish گِلارە‎ (gilare) meaning “eye, pupil”.
GHASEM قاسم‎‎ m Persian
Persian form of QASIM.
GHAZAL غزل f Persian
This name is derived from an Arabic word of the same name which is a form of lyrical love poetry.
GHAZALEH غزاله f Persian
Persian variant of GHAZALA.
GITI گیتی f Persian
Means "universe, world" in Persian.
GIV گيو‎ m Persian, Persian Mythology
A character in the Shahnameh
GOLALEH گلاله f Persian
Possibly means "bouquet of flowers".
GOLRANG گلرنگ f Persian
Means "flower coloured" in Persian.
GOLROKH گلرخ f Persian
Persian form of GULRUKH.
GOLSHIFTEH گلشیفته f Persian (Rare)
From Persian گل (gol) meaning "flower" combined with شیفته (šifte) "loving, amorous, infatuated".... [more]
GORDAFARID گردآفريد‎ f Persian
Gurdāfarīd is one of the heroines in the Shāhnāmeh.
GULKIRAZ كراز‎‎ گل f Turkish, Persian
Means "cherry blossom". From Gul (گل‎) meaning "flower" and Kiraz (كراز‎‎) meaning "cherry".
GURVAN گوروان‎‎ m Persian
HADIS حدیث f Persian
Derived from Arabic حَدِيث (ḥadīṯ) meaning "story, tale" or "hadith", referring to records of the sayings and actions of the Islamic Prophet MUHAMMAD.
HAFEZ حافظ m Arabic, Persian
Means "guardian, keeper, custodian" in Arabic (see HAFIZ).
HAKIMEH حکیمه f Persian
it means wise woman.
HALEH هاله f Persian
Persian form of HALA.
HALIYA f Persian, Arabic
Means "adorned with jewelry" in Arabic.
HAMIDEH حمیده f Persian
Persian form of HAMIDA.
HAMIDREZA حمیدرضا m Persian
Combination of Hamid and REZA.
HAMZEH حمزه m Persian, Arabic
Alternate transcription of HAMZA as well as the Persian form.
HANIEH هانیه f Persian
Persian form of HANIYYA.
HASEEM m Persian
Variant of HASHEM.
HAYAT حیات f & m Arabic, Urdu, Persian, Turkish
Means "life" in Arabic. It is used as a feminine name in Iran and Arabic-speaking countries while it is masculine in Pakistan and unisex in Turkey.
HEDIEH هديه f Persian
Persian form of HADIYYA.
HEDIYEH f Persian
Persian form of HADIYYA.
HEIDAR حیدر m Persian
Variant transcription of HEYDAR.
HELYA f Persian
Means "sunshine" in Persian.
HEMAT همت m Persian
Means "determination, will" or "endeavour" in Persian.
HIRBOD m Persian
Iranian translation of HERBERT.
HOMA هما f Persian, Persian Mythology
The name of a griffin- or phoenix-like bird in Iranian mythology and Sufi tradition.
HOMAIRA f Persian, Pakistani
Means "rosy-cheeked woman" in Persian.
HOMAYOUN همایون m Persian
Persian variant of HUMAYUN.
HOOMAN هومن m Persian
Means "good thought" from Avestan hu meaning "good" and man meaning "to think".
HORMUZD m Persian
Variant of HORMIZD.
HOSHMAND هوشمند f Persian
The name of a Mughal princess meaning "prudent, wise".
INSIYA أنسباء f Arabic (Rare), Urdu (Rare), Hindi (Rare), Persian (Rare)
Means "humanity", from Arabic انسن (ʾinsān) "human".
IRAJ ایرج‎ m Persian
From the Middle Persian Ērič, derived from ēr meaning "an Iranian" or "noble". In Persian traditional history he was the youngest son of FEREYDOUN and the eponymous hero of the Iranians... [more]
IRAN ایران f Persian
ISA f Persian
Means "strong-willed" in Persian
ISMAHAN f Somali, Persian (Rare), Arabic (Rare)
Variant of ASMAHAN. This spelling is more typically used within the Somali diaspora.
IZAD m Persian, Arabic
Means "advocacy, loyalty, support".
JAHANSOUZ جهانسوز m Persian
Iranian form of the older Persian given name Jahansuz, which means "the burning of the world". It was derived from Persian جهان (jahân) meaning "world, universe" combined with Persian سوز (suz) meaning "burning" (ultimately from the Persian intransitive verb سوختن (sukhtan) or (suxtan) "to burn, to be burnt").
JANPOLAD جان‌پولاد m Persian (Rare), Armenian (Archaic)
Derived from the Persian noun جان (jan) meaning "soul" (ultimately from Middle Persian gyān) combined with the Persian noun پولاد (polad) or (pulad) meaning "steel" (ultimately from Middle Persian pōlāwad).
JASPAR m & f Persian, English
Variant of JASPER.
JAVANSHER جوانشیر m Persian
Means "young lion", derived from the Persian adjective جوان (javan) meaning "young, youthful" (ultimately from Middle Persian ǰuwān) combined with the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see SHER).... [more]
JEBREIL جبرئيل m Persian
Persian form of GABRIEL.
JEHAN جهان f & m Arabic (Egyptian), Persian (Rare, ?)
Alternate transcription of Arabic جيهان (See JIHAN) as a feminine name or Persian جهان (see JAHAN) as a masculine name.... [more]
JEIRAN جیران f & m Persian, Georgian
Derived from Persian جیران (jeiran) meaning "gazelle, deer". The word was adopted into Georgian as ჯეირანი (jeirani), where it means "springbok" and has also become the name for a type of Georgian dance... [more]
JIHANE جهان f Persian
Strictly feminine transcription of JAHAN, a Persian unisex name.
KAM کام m Persian
Means "desire, wish" in Persian.
KAMRAN کامران m Persian, Urdu, Azerbaijani, Bengali
Means "successful, prosperous, fortunate" in Persian.
KANIAW کانیاو f Persian
Means "spring water" in Persian.
KASRA کسری m Persian
Originally 'Kesra'(/kesrä/ → Merriam-Webster phonetic alphabet) , from the Arabic pronunciation of Cosroe (/xōsrō/ M-W ph. al.) which is a Persian first name meaning 'king'. (see Christopher Marlowe, Tamburlane the Great, Part 1)... [more]
KATAYOON کتایون f Persian
Variant transcription of KATAYUN.
KAYSAR m Persian
Persian form of the name CAESAR. Thus, the name alludes to Julius Caesar, the emperor of ancient Rome.
KAYVAN کیوان m Persian
Variant transcription of KEYVAN.
KAYVON کیوان‎‎ m Persian
Variant transcription of KEYVAN.
KAZEM کاظم m Persian
Persian form of KAZIM.
KAZHAL کژال f Persian
Derived from Central Kurdish کەژاڵ‎ (kejall) meaning “gazelle”.
KEFAYATULLAH کفایت الله m Afghani, Balochi, Persian
Afghan, Baloch and Persian form of KIFAYATULLAH.
KEHERAFRID f Persian
Parsi feminine name meaning "chestnut coloured".
KEIVAN کیوان m Persian
Alternate transcription of KEYVAN.
KETHER m Arabic, Persian
Crown of Pure Brilliance or Shining One
KEYUMARS کیومرث m Persian, Persian Mythology, Tajik, Afghani
Derived from Avestan gaya meaning "life" and marətan meaning "mortal, human being".
KEYVAN کیوان m Persian
Means "Saturn (the planet)" in Persian.
KHASHAYAR خشایار m Persian
Modern Persian form of Khshayarsha (see XERXES).
KHAS MAHAL خاص محل‎ f Persian
The name of an Empress Consort of the Mughal Empire, whose name means "The exquisite one of the palace".
KHATEREH خاطره f Persian
Means "memory" in Persian.
KHUSRAW خسرو m Persian (Rare, Archaic)
From Persian خسرو (xosrow) meaning "king, ruler"; ultimately from Old Iranian *Hu-sravah.
KIANA کیانا f Persian
Persian name, possibly meaning "elements of earth". It may be a feminine form of KIAN (1).
KIARASH انوری ? m Persian, Iranian
KIMIA کیمیا f Persian
Alternate transcription of KIMIYA.
KIMIYA کیمیا f Persian
Means "rare" or "alchemy" in Persian, possibly given in reference to the 11th-century Sufi text كيمياى سعادت (Kimiya-yi sa'ādat), 'The Alchemy of Happiness', by Al-Ghazali.
KIMYA f Persian
Variant transcription of KIMIYA.
KIYA m Persian
Means "king" in Persian.
KOCHAB کوکب f Persian
Feminine Iranian given name derived from the word کوکب (koukab) meaning "dahlia" or referring to a star in the constellation Ursa Minor.
KOHDA خدا m Persian, American (Rare), Kurdish, Arabic
Khuda (alternatively Kohda) is the Persian word for "god." In Arabic cultures, it is a loan-word for "god" as well, but is quickly becoming replaced by the more common/popular "Allah."
KOOHYAR کوهیار m Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of QUHYAR.
KOUKAB کوکب f Persian
Persian feminine name meaning either "star" or "dahlia".
LAILIYA لیلیا f Persian
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LETAFAT لطافت f Persian, Afghani, Arabic
Letafat means grace, beautiful, and elagance in Farsi and Dahri
LEYLEE لیلی f Persian
LILI زنبق f Persian
meaning: Lilium (Flower).
LOTFOLLAH لطف‌الله m Persian
Persian form of LUTFULLAH.
MAHAN ماهان m Persian
Derived from Persian ماه (mâh) meaning "moon".
MAHASTI مهستی f Persian
Means "the moon's being", from Persian māh "moon" and hastī "existence".
MAHBOOBEH محبوبه f Persian
Variant transcription of MAHBOUBEH.
MAHBOUBEH محبوبه f Persian
Persian form of MAHBUBA.
MAHDIEH مهدیه f Persian
Persian feminine form of MAHDI.
MAHDOKHT f Persian
Meaning "daughter of the moon" in Persian.
MAHNAZ مهناز f Persian
From Persian مه (mah) meaning "moon" and ناز (nâz) meaning "delight, comfort".
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