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 m Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Persian
Variant transcription of Abbas.
ABID f Persian
Means "flame" in Persian.
ADIB m Arabic, Persian, Malay
Means "courteous, polite, educated" in Arabic.
AFRIN f Persian, Arabic
The meaning of the name Afrin is praise, lucky.... [more]
AFROUZ f Persian
Means "illuminating, enlightening, kindling" in Persian.
AFSANEH f Persian, Turkish
Means "fable, legend, story, myth" in Persian.
AFSHIN m Arabic, Persian (Modern)
It is the Arabicized form of the Middle Persian Pišīn, which traces back to the Avestan Pisinah.... [more]
AFSOON f Persian
Means "charm, spell, bewitchment" in Persian.
AFTAB m Persian
Means "sunlight" in Persian.
AGIT m Kurdish, Persian
Means "the brave, the warrior".
AHU f Turkish, Persian
Means "female deer" in Persian and "beautiful eyes" in Turkish.
AIDIN m Persian
Iranian variant of Aydın.
AINAZ f Persian, Turkish (Rare)
Combination of Turkish ay "moon" and Persian naz "pretty".
AKHTAR m & f Urdu, Persian (Rare)
Means "star" in Persian.
ALAALEH f Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of Alaleh.
ALALEH f Persian
Means "buttercup", from Persian آلاله (âlâle).
ALIREZA m Persian
Combination of Ali (1) and Reza.
ALIZEH f Persian
Means "wind" in Persian.
AMENEH f Persian
Persian form of Aminah (1).
AMITIS f Persian
Modern Persian form of Amytis.
ANDALIB f & m Arabic, Persian, Bengali
Means "nightingale" in Arabic and Persian.
ANDLEEB f Persian
Means "nightingale" in Persian.
ANOOSHIRAVAN m Persian
Modern Iranian form of Anoshiruvan.
ANOUSH m & f Persian (Rare)
Derived from Persian انوشه (anuše) meaning "immortal", ultimately from Old Persian *anauša- and Avestan anaoša.
ANOUSHEH f & m Persian, Iranian
Means "eternal life, immortality, goodness and happiness". Famous bearer is Anousheh Ansari, the first Iranian in space.
ANOUSHIRAVAN 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 f Persian
From the Persian name of a type of flowering tree, known as Judas Tree in English.
ARIABOD m Persian
Means "tribe leader, chief" in Persian.
ARIAN m & f Persian
Possibly a variant of Aryan or Arya.
ARIANA f Persian, Afghani, Tajik
Feminine form of Aria (2).
ARIYA m & f Indonesian, Persian, Thai
Variant transcription of Arya (1).
ARJANG 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.
ARSALAN m Urdu, Persian, Punjabi
Derived from Turkish arslan or Ottoman Turkish ارسلان‎ (arslan) meaning "lion".
ARSHAM m Persian
"Having Strength of A Bear"
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 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'.
ASAL f Persian
Means "honey" in Persian, ultimately from Arabic عَسَل (ʿasal).
ASEF m Arabic, Persian, Indonesian
Arabic variant transcription of Asif as well as the Persian and Indonesian form.
ASGHAR m Urdu, Punjabi, Persian, Pashto
Derived from Arabic أصغر (ʾaṣḡar) meaning "smallest, youngest".
ASHEM m Indian, Persian
Meaning, "guilty."
ASHKAN m Persian
Means "like Ashk, belonging to the Ashkan empire" in Persian.
ASHKIN m Persian
Variant of Ashkan.
ASHRAF m & f Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto
From Arabic أَشْرَف (ʾašraf) meaning "most noble, most honoured", the elative degree of شَرِيف (šarīf) "noble, excellent".
ASIEH f Persian
Persian form of Asiya.
ASMAHAN 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 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 f Persian
Derived from Persian آتش (ātash), meaning "fire", with the intended meaning of "fiery".
AUBTEEN m Persian
Aubteen means grant/gift/granting.
AVISH f Persian
Means "wild marjoram" in Persian.
AYAN 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 m Arabic, Indian (Muslim), Persian
Variant transcription of Ayyub.
AZADEH m & f Persian
Means "freedom" in Persian.
AZARA f Persian
Allegedly a variant of Azar.
AZARMEEN f Persian
Persian, Zoroastrian, "Daughter of fire"
AZARMIDOKHT 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 m Arabic, Malay, Indian (Muslim), Bengali, Persian
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 f Persian
Derived from Persian آزاد (âzâd) meaning "free, independent".
BADRI f Persian
Meaning unknown.
BADR-UN-NISSA f Persian
The name of a Mughal princess meaning "full moon amongst women".
BAHARAK f Persian
Means "small spring" in Persian, derived from Persian بهار (bahâr) meaning "spring, blossom" (see Bahar).
BAHAREH f Persian
Derived from Persian بهار (bahâr) meaning "spring, blossom".
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.
BAKHTIAR m Persian, Urdu, Indonesian, Malay, Bengali
Derived from Persian بختیار (baxtiâr) meaning "auspicious, lucky".
BAKHT-UN-NISSA f Persian
The name of a Mughal princess meaning "fortunate amongst women".
BAKSHI 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 f Persian
Variant transcription of Banafsheh.
BANAFSHEH f Persian
Means "violet flower" in Persian.
BANUGUL f Persian
Means "flower lady" in Persian.
BARDIA 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 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 m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Means "father of Yazid".
BAYEZZID m Turkish, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of Bayezid.
BEHÂFARID m & f Persian
Derived from Persian به (beh) meaning "good" and آفرید (âfarid) meaning "creature".
BEHDAD m Persian
From Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" combined with داد (dâd) "justice".
BEHNAZ f Persian
From Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" combined with ناز (naz) meaning "luxury, comfort".
BEHNOOSH f Persian
Means "good drink", from Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent" combined with نوش (nuš) "ambrosia, nectar".
BEHNOUSH 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 m Persian
Means "good friend; good companion" in Persian.
BEHZAD 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 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 m Persian
Derived from Persian بزرگ (bozorg) meaning "large, big, great" combined with مهر (mehr) meaning "kindness, mercy".
CHAKAVAK f Persian
Feminine Iranian given name from the word چکاوک (chakavak) meaning "lark".
CHEHRA f Persian
Means "face, complexion".
DALIR m Persian
Means "brave" in Persian.
DANIAL m Malay, Persian, Urdu, English (Modern)
Malay, Persian, and Urdu form of Danyal and English variant of Daniel.
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).
DAVOUD m Persian
Persian form of David.
DELARAM f Persian
Means "quiet-hearted" in Persian.
DELBAR f Persian
“Charming”, but it literally means “one who takes/captures hearts”
DERAFSH m Persian, Ancient Persian
Meaning, "the standard."
DIBA f Persian, Indian, Arabic
Means "brocade (rich colourful silk)" in Persian.
DILBAR f Persian, Pakistani, Tatar
Means "charming, sweetheart" in Persian.
DJAMILEH f Persian, Theatre
Possibly a Persian form of Jamila.
DONYA f Persian
Means "world".
DURR-E-NAJAF f Persian
Feminine name meaning "Gem or a precious stone of Najaf city". Najaf is one of the holy sites of Shiite Islam.
EDESA f African, Persian
Feminine name of African origin.
EGHLIMA f Persian
The name of the first daughter of Adam... [more]
EHTERAM f Persian
Means "respect" or "to respect", ultimately from the Arabic احترام (iḥtirām)
EILIAR m Turkish, Persian
A Turkish and Persian name that means “friend of the tribe”, “friend of the people”, and “one who is beloved by the people”.
ELAHE f Persian
Variant of Elaheh.
ELIKA f Persian, Mazanderani
Means "a blooming, fruitful tree" in Persian.
ELNAZ f Persian, Iranian
Elnaz is a Turkish-Persian name for girls that means “love of the people” and “beloved of the people”. It is made up of the Turkish word El (“people”, “tribe”) and the Persian naz (“love”, “beauty”, etc.).
ELYAR m Turkish, Persian
Another form of Eiliar. Also means "Keeper of the family"; "el" meaning family or nation and "yar" meaning someone who keeps or protects.
ELYAS m Arabic, Persian, Indonesian, Malay
Variant transcription of Ilyas.
EMAD m Arabic (Egyptian), Arabic, Persian
Egyptian and Persian variant of Imad.
ESFANDIAR 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 m Persian
Variant transcription of Esfandiar.
ESMAEIL m Persian
Persian form of Ishmael.
ESMAT m & f Arabic, Persian
Arabic variant transcription of 'Ismat as well as the usual Persian form.
FAKHR-UN-NISSA f Persian
The name of Mughal princess meaning "glory of women".
FARAHNAZ f & m Persian
Derived from Arabic فَرَح (faraḥ) meaning "happiness, gladness, joy" combined with Persian ناز (nâz) meaning "delight, comfort".
FARAMARZ m Persian, Persian Mythology
A notable bearer is the Iranian hero in the Shahnameh (Book of Kings).
FARANAK 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 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 m Urdu, Persian
Derived from Persian فراز (farâz) meaning "ascent, height, elevation".
FARBOD m Ancient Persian, Persian
The name refers to an ancient Persian figure known to be the keeper or protector of the glory.
FARHAD m Ancient Persian, Persian, Indian, Pakistani
Means "elation" or "happiness" in ancient Persian. This name was borne by the first blacksmith in Persia, as well as by a hero in the romantic Persian story "Shireen Farhad".
FARIBA f Persian
Means "charming, enticing" in Persian.
FARIDEH f Persian
Persian form of Farida.
FARISHTAH f Persian
Variant transcription of Fereshteh.
FARIYANE f Persian
Derived from Parthian fryʾng‎ (fryānag, friyānag) meaning “friend, beloved”.
FARKHONDEH f Persian, Iranian
From Persian فرخنده (farxonde) meaning "lucky, fortunate, blessed".
FARNAZ 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 m Persian
From Persian فر (farr) meaning "splendour, beauty, brilliance" combined with شاد (šâd) meaning "glad, happy, cheerful".
FARSHID m Ancient, Persian
A name whose philological background could be traced back to Old Persian scriptures. It consists from two morphemes far ("splendour, shine") + shîd ("sun, sun beams"). In this manner we could translate the name as "sunshine" or "the splendor/pomp of the sun."
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 m Persian
Means "splendid birth" derived from Persian فر (farr) meaning "splendour, brilliance, lustre" combined with -زاد (-zâd) meaning "child, son, offspring".
FARZĀN m Persian
Means "wise" in Persian.
FARZANA f Bengali, Persian, Urdu, Punjabi, Bashkir
Variant transcription of Farzaneh.
FARZANE f Persian
Variant transcription of Farzaneh or a feminine form of Farzan.
FARZANEH f Persian
Derived from Persian فرزانه (farzâne) meaning "wise, learned, highly knowledgeable".
FATEMEH f Persian
Persian form of Fatimah.
FEIZOLLAH m Persian
Persian form of Faizullah.
FERESHTE f Persian
Variant transcription of Fereshteh.
FOROUGH f Persian
Means "brightness" in Persian.
FREYDOON m Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of Fereydoun.
GELAREH f Persian
Derived from Southern Kurdish گِلارە‎ (gilare) meaning “eye, pupil”.
GHASEM m Persian
Persian form of Qasim.
GHAZAL f Persian
This name is derived from an Arabic word of the same name which is a form of lyrical love poetry.
GHAZALEH f Persian
Persian variant of Ghazala.
GITI f Persian
Means "universe, world" in Persian.
GIV m Persian, Persian Mythology
A character in the Shahnameh
GOHAR f Persian
Derived from Persian گوهر (gohar) meaning "jewel, pearl, gem".
GOLALEH f Persian
Possibly means "bouquet of flowers".
GOLRANG f Persian
Means "flower coloured" in Persian.
GOLROKH f Persian
Persian form of Gulrukh.
GOLSHIFTEH f Persian (Rare)
From Persian گل (gol) meaning "flower" combined with شیفته (šifte) "loving, amorous, infatuated".... [more]
GORDAFARID f Persian
Gurdāfarīd is one of the heroines in the Shāhnāmeh.
HADIS 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 m Arabic, Persian
Means "guardian, keeper, custodian" in Arabic (see Hafiz).
HAKIMEH f Persian
it means wise woman.
HALEH f Persian
Persian form of Hala.
HALIYA f Persian, Arabic
Means "adorned with jewelry" in Arabic.
HAMIDREZA m Persian
Combination of Hamid and Reza.
HAMIDULLAH m Pashto, Persian, Urdu, Turkish
Variant transcription of Hamid Allah.
HANIEH f Persian
Persian form of Haniyya.
HASEEM m Persian
Variant of Hashem.
HEDIEH f Persian
Persian form of Hadiyya.
HEDIYEH f Persian
Persian form of Hadiyya.
HEIDAR m Persian
Variant transcription of Heydar.
HELYA f Persian
Means "sunshine" in Persian.
HEMAT m Persian
Means "determination, will" or "endeavour" in Persian.
HIRBOD m Persian
Iranian translation of Herbert.
HOMA 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 m Persian
Persian variant of Humayun.
HOOMAN m Persian
Means "good thought", derived from Avestan hu meaning "good" and man meaning "to think".
HORMUZD m Persian
Variant of Hormizd.
HOSHMAND f Persian
The name of a Mughal princess meaning "prudent, wise".
INSIYA f Arabic (Rare), Urdu (Rare), Hindi (Rare), Persian (Rare)
Means "humanity", from Arabic انسن (ʾinsān) "human".
IRAJ 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]
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".
JAHANARA f Persian, Indian (Muslim), Bengali (Muslim)
Means "one who adorns the world", from Persian جهان (jahân) meaning "world, universe" combined with آرا (ârâ) meaning "arranging, decorating". This was borne by Jahanara Begum Sahib (1614-1681), a Mughal princess and the First Lady of the Mughal Empire.
JAHANSOUZ 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").
JASPAR m & f Persian, English
Variant of Jasper.
JAVAD m Persian
Variant transcription of Javed.
JAWAD m Arabic, Urdu, Persian
Either from Arabic جَوَاد (jawād) meaning "generous" or جَوَاد (jawād) meaning "steed, horse".
JEBREIL m Persian
Persian form of Gabriel.
JIHANE f Persian
Strictly feminine transcription of Jahan, a Persian unisex name.
KAMRAN m Persian, Urdu, Punjabi, Azerbaijani
Means "successful, prosperous, fortunate" in Persian.
KANIAW f Persian
Means "spring water" in Persian.
KASRA 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 f Persian
Variant transcription of Katayun.
KATAYOUN f Persian, Persian Mythology
Variant transcription of Katayun. This is the name of a princess in the 11th-century Persian epic the 'Shahnameh'. A known bearer is Iranian actress Katayoun Riahi (1961-).
KAYSAR m Persian
Persian form of the name Caesar. Thus, the name alludes to Julius Caesar, the emperor of ancient Rome.
KAYVAN m Persian
Variant transcription of Keyvan.
KAYVON m Persian
Variant transcription of Keyvan.
KAZEM m Persian
Derived from Arabic كَاظِم‎ (kāẓim) meaning "he who controls his anger".
KAZHAL f Persian
Derived from Central Kurdish کەژاڵ‎ (kejall) meaning “gazelle”.
KEHERAFRID f Persian
Parsi feminine name meaning "chestnut coloured".
KEIVAN m Persian
Variant transcription of Keyvan.
KETHER m Arabic, Persian
Crown of Pure Brilliance or Shining One
KEYUMARS m Persian, Persian Mythology, Tajik, Afghani
Derived from Avestan gaya meaning "life" and marətan meaning "mortal, human being".
KEYVAN m Persian
Means "Saturn (the planet)" in Persian.
KHASHAYAR m Persian
Modern Persian form of Khshayarsha (see Xerxes).
KHAS MAHAL f Persian
The name of an Empress Consort of the Mughal Empire, whose name means "The exquisite one of the palace".
KHATEREH f Persian
Means "memory" in Persian.
KHUSRAW m Persian (Rare, Archaic)
From Persian خسرو (xosrow) meaning "king, ruler"; ultimately from Old Iranian *Hu-sravah.
KIANA f Persian
Persian name, possibly meaning "elements of earth". It may be a feminine form of Kian (1).
KIMIA f Persian
Variant transcription of Kimiya.
KIMIYA 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 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 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 m Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of Quhyar.
KOUKAB f Persian
Persian feminine name meaning either "star" or "dahlia".
LETAFAT f Persian, Afghani, Arabic
Letafat means grace, beautiful, and elagance in Farsi and Dahri
LILI f Persian
meaning: Lilium (Flower).
LOTFOLLAH m Persian
Persian form of Lutfullah.
MAHAN m Persian
Derived from Persian ماه (mâh) meaning "moon".
MAHASTI f Persian
Means "the moon's being", from Persian māh "moon" and hastī "existence".
MAHBOOBEH f Persian
Variant transcription of Mahboubeh.
MAHBOUBEH f Persian
Persian form of Mahbuba.
MAHDIEH f Persian
Persian feminine form of Mahdi.
MAHDOKHT f Persian
Meaning "daughter of the moon" in Persian.
MAHPARI f Persian, Indian (Parsi)
From the Persian elements mah "moon" (see Mahin) and pari "fairy" (see Parisa).
MAHSHID f Persian
Means "moonlight" in Persian.
MAHYAR m Persian
Means "friend of the moon", derived from Persian ماه (mâh) meaning "moon" combined with یار (yâr) meaning "friend, companion".
MALOOS f Persian
Persian "Precious"
MANDANA f Persian
Derived from Persian ماندن (mândan) meaning "to remain, to stay".
MANDEGAR f Persian
Means "constant, eternal, indelible" in Persian.
MANIJEH f Persian
Iranian feminine name. Meaning unknown. First used in Persian classic love story "Bijan and Manijeh" by Ferdowsi.
MANSOR m Malay, Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of Mansur.
MANUCHEHR m Ancient Persian, Persian
Meaning heaven's face. It consists of two parts Manu (Manou) which means heaven in old Persian language and Chehr which means face.
MANZAR f Persian
Means in Arabic and Persian, 'a view or a scene".... [more]
MARD m Persian, Armenian, Urdu, Hindi
Means "man" in Persian, Armenian, Urdu and Hindi
MARIAM-UZ-ZAMANI f Persian
The epithet of a Mughal noblewoman whose name translates to "Mary (or Mariam) of the Age".
MARJAN f Persian
Derived from Persian مرجان (marjân) meaning “coral”, originally meaning “pearl”.
MARJANE f Persian
Variant of Marjan notably borne by Marjane Satrapi (1969-), an Iranian-born French illustrator and graphic novelist.
MARZBAN m Persian, Ancient Persian
Meaning "guardian of Persia" (modern day Iran). Derived from marz "border, boundary" and the suffix -pān "guardian"
MARZIEH f Persian
Derived from Arabic مَرْضِيَة‎ (marḍiya) meaning "satisfactory".
MASHALLAH m Arabic, Persian
From the Arabic phrase مَا شَاءَ ٱللَّه (mā šāʾa l-lah) meaning "God has willed it", used by Muslims to express joy or thankfulness for an event occurring.
MASOOMA f Persian
Means "sinless" or "infallible" in Persian.
MASTANEH f Persian
From Persian مستانه‏ (mastâna) meaning "to be intoxicated, passionate".
MAZDAK m Persian, Iranian Mythology
Mazdak is a name derived from the Zorastrian religion. Aura Mazda was the Fire God, I believe. Mazdak is a great mythological name and is used today in the Farsi language by the Persians/Iranians. It is a name with thousands of years of history.
MAZIAR m Persian
There are two theories regarding the origin of this name. It may be derived from Middle Persian m'tgd'l meaning "steward" through the original spelling ماذیار‎ (māδiyār). It may also mean "protected by the yazata of the moon", derived from Persian ماه (mâh) "moon" and Avestan yazata meaning "worthy of reverence", which refers to the Zoroastrian concept of praiseworthiness or worship (descended into modern Persian as ایزد (izad))... [more]
MEESHA f Persian
Means beautiful and pretty