Gender Feminine & Masculine
Scripts جیران(Persian) ჯეირან(Georgian)
Other Forms Formsჯეირანული (Jeiranuli), ჯეირანი (Jeirani). Variant Persian transcription: Jeyran
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Meaning & History
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. Also compare the related name Ceylan.This given name is strictly feminine in Iran, but unisex in Georgia.