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Persian Definition, Origin, Usage of Names

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350 Persian names listed below
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1) Abtin
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
2) Afarin
means Praise; creator
a Persian name for girls
3) Afsaneh
A fairy tale
a Persian name for girls
4) Afsar
means Crown
a Persian name for girls
5) Afshan
means To sprinkle
a Persian name for girls
6) Afshin
An Iranian army commander in old times
a Persian name for boys
7) Afsoon
Charm; spell; bewitchment
a Persian name for girls
8) Ahoo
means Deer
a Persian name for girls
9) Alaleh
means A flower
a Persian name for girls
10) Anahita
Goddess of water
a Persian name for girls
11) Anoush
means Ever lasting
a Persian name for boys
12) Anousheh
means Happy; fortunate
a Persian name for girls
13) Anoushiravan
Name of a Persian king in Sassanid dynasty
a Persian name for boys
14) Ara
means Decoration
a Persian name for girls
15) Arad
Name of an angel
a Persian name for boys
16) Aram
means Quiet
a Persian name for boys
17) Arash
A hero in Persian folklore
a Persian name for boys
18) Ardalan
An Iranian Kurdish Dynasty
a Persian name for boys
19) Ardavan
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
20) Ardeshir
Famous Sassanid King
a Persian name for boys
21) Arezoo
means Wish
a Persian name for girls
22) Arghavan
means Redish Purple
a Persian name for girls
23) Arjang
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
24) Armaghan
means Gift
a Persian name for girls
25) Arman
Ideal; hope; aspiration
a Persian name for boys
26) Armin
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
27) Arsham
means Wise
a Persian name for boys
28) Arshia
means Throne
a Persian name for boys
29) Arya
Of Arian character
a Persian name for boys
30) Aryamanesh
Of Arian character
a Persian name for boys
31) Aryan
Of Arian character
a Persian name for boys
32) Aryo
Iranian hero who fighted against Alexander
a Persian name for boys
33) Ashkan
The founder of an Iranian dynasty
a Persian name for boys
34) Assa
Like; similar to
a Persian name for girls
35) Atoosa
Name of an Iranian princess
a Persian name for girls
36) Ava
means Voice; call
a Persian name for girls
37) Avizeh
means A pendant
a Persian name for girls
38) Avizheh
means Clean; Pure
a Persian name for boys
39) Azadeh
The free mind human
a Persian name for girls
40) Azar
means Fire
a Persian name for girls
41) Azargoon
A red rose
a Persian name for girls
42) Azarnoush
Right in faith
a Persian name for girls
43) Azin
means Decoration
a Persian name for girls
44) Azita
Name of an Iranian princess
a Persian name for girls
45) Bahar
means Spring
a Persian name for girls
46) Bahareh
means Spring Eve
a Persian name for girls
47) Bahman
Name of the 11th month of the Iranian calender
a Persian name for boys
48) Bahram
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
49) Bamdad
means Early Morning
a Persian name for boys
50) Bamshad
A famous musician in Sasanid dynasty
a Persian name for boys
51) Banafsheh
A flower
a Persian name for girls
52) Banou
means Lady
a Persian name for girls
53) Barbad
A famous musician in Khosro Parviz court
a Persian name for boys
54) Bardia
Name of a Prince
a Persian name for boys
55) Barzin
An Iranian hero; A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
56) Behbod
Guardian of Goodness
a Persian name for girls
57) Behdad
The best Gift
a Persian name for boys
58) Behnam
Reputable
a Persian name for boys
59) Behnaz
means Best coquetry
a Persian name for girls
60) Behnoud
The name of Indian kings
a Persian name for boys
61) Behrang
means Good color
a Persian name for boys
62) Behrokh
means Best face
a Persian name for girls
63) Behrouz
means Fortunate; lucky
a Persian name for boys
64) Behzad
means Great Born
a Persian name for boys
65) Bijan
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
66) Bita
means Unique
a Persian name for girls
67) Bolour
means Crystal
a Persian name for girls
68) Borna
means Young; youthful
a Persian name for boys
69) Borzoo
Tall; A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
70) Bousseh
means Kiss
a Persian name for girls
71) Bozorgmehr
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
72) Dara
means Wealthy
a Persian name for boys
73) Darab
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
74) Dariush
Name of Persian king
a Persian name for boys
75) Darya
means Sea
a Persian name for girls
76) Delaram
means Quiet-hearted
a Persian name for girls
77) Delbar
Charming; Sweetheart; heart-ravisher
a Persian name for girls
78) Delkash
means Fascinating; attractive
a Persian name for girls
79) Derakhshandeh
Sharper / Light
a Persian name for girls
80) Dina
means Dinah; Judge
a Persian name for girls
81) Donya
means World
a Persian name for girls
82) Dorri
A sparkling star glittering like a gem
a Persian name for girls
83) Elaheh
means Goddess
a Persian name for girls
84) Emad
means Confidence
a Persian name for boys
85) Esfandyar
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
86) Farahnaz
means Joy
a Persian name for girls
87) Faramarz
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
88) Faranak
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for girls
89) Farangis
A female character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for girls
90) Faraz
Above; up; upon; on the top
a Persian name for boys
91) Farbod
means Right; orthodox
a Persian name for boys
92) Farhad
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
93) Farhang
means Good-breeding
a Persian name for boys
94) Fariba
means Charming; enticing
a Persian name for girls
95) Fariborz
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
96) Farid
means Unique
a Persian name for boys
97) Farideh
means Unique; precious
a Persian name for girls
98) Farjad
means Excellent
a Persian name for boys
99) Farkhondeh
means Happy; joyous
a Persian name for girls
100) Farnaz
Splendid coquetry; glorious coquetry
a Persian name for girls
101) Farrokh
means Happy; fortunate
a Persian name for boys
102) Farshad
means Happy
a Persian name for boys
103) Farshid
means Happiness
a Persian name for boys
104) Farzad
means Splendid birth
a Persian name for boys
105) Farzam
means Worthy; befitting
a Persian name for boys
106) Farzan
means Wise
a Persian name for boys
107) Farzaneh
means Wise
a Persian name for girls
108) Farzin
means Learned
a Persian name for boys
109) Ferdows
means Paradise
a Persian name for boys
110) Fereshteh
means Angel
a Persian name for girls
111) Fereydoon
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
112) Firouz
means Victorious
a Persian name for boys
113) Firouzeh
means Turquoise
a Persian name for girls
114) Fojan
A loud voice or sound
a Persian name for girls
115) Foroohar
means Essence
a Persian name for boys
116) Forough
means Brightness
a Persian name for girls
117) Forouzan
means Shining
a Persian name for girls
118) Forouzandeh
means Shining
a Persian name for girls
119) Gelareh
means Eyes
a Persian name for girls
120) Ghassedak
A flower
a Persian name for girls
121) Ghazal
means Gazelle
a Persian name for girls
122) Ghazaleh
means Gazelle
a Persian name for girls
123) Ghobad
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
124) Ghoncheh
Bud of the flower
a Persian name for girls
125) Gisou
means Women's hair;ringlet;tress
a Persian name for girls
126) Gita
A kind of song
a Persian name for girls
127) Giti
means World; universe
a Persian name for girls
128) Goli
means Rose-colored; rosy
a Persian name for girls
129) Golnar
Flower of the Pomegranate tree
a Persian name for girls
130) Golnaz
Cute like a flower
a Persian name for girls
131) Golshan
A flower garden
a Persian name for girls
132) Gordafarid
A female character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for girls
133) Goudarz
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
134) Hami
means Protector; defender
a Persian name for boys
135) Hasti
means Existance
a Persian name for girls
136) Hengameh
Uproar; wonder; marvel causing admiration
a Persian name for girls
137) Hirad
Appearing fresh and healthy
a Persian name for boys
138) Homa
Phoenix; A bird from fables
a Persian name for girls
139) Homayoon
means Royal; fortunate
a Persian name for boys
140) Hooman
Someone with a nice behaviour
a Persian name for boys
141) Hooshang
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
142) Hooshmand
means Wise
a Persian name for boys
143) Hooshyar
means Wise
a Persian name for boys
144) Hootan
Someone with fitted body
a Persian name for boys
145) Hormoz
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
146) Iraj
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
147) Iran
Land of the Aryan people
a Persian name for girls
148) Jahandar
Possessor of the World
a Persian name for boys
149) Jahangir
Conquerer of the World
a Persian name for boys
150) Jaleh
means Dew
a Persian name for girls
151) Jamshid
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
152) Javaneh
means Sprout; young
a Persian name for girls
153) Javid
means Ever lasting
a Persian name for boys
154) Kambiz
means Fortunate
a Persian name for boys
155) Kamran
means Success; Fortunate
a Persian name for boys
156) Kamyar
means Success; Fortunate
a Persian name for boys
157) Kasra
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
158) Katayoun
A female character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for girls
159) Kaveh
A great hero in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
160) Key-khosrow
means Sassanid King
a Persian name for boys
161) Keyvan
means World; universe
a Persian name for boys
162) Khandan
means Smiling
a Persian name for girls
163) Khashayar
Name of a Persian Achaemenid king
a Persian name for boys
164) Khatereh
means Memory
a Persian name for girls
165) Khojassteh
means Royal
a Persian name for girls
166) Khorshid
means Sun
a Persian name for girls
167) Khosrow
Last Powerfull King of Sassanid Empire
a Persian name for boys
168) Kian
means Reverence
a Persian name for boys
169) Kiana
means Royal Queen
a Persian name for girls
170) Kianoosh
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
171) Kimiya
means Alchemy
a Persian name for girls
172) Kiumars
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
173) Koosha
means Diligent
a Persian name for boys
174) Kourosh
means Cyrus
a Persian name for boys
175) Ladan
means A flower
a Persian name for girls
176) Laleh
means Tulip
a Persian name for girls
177) Leili
means Nocturnal
a Persian name for girls
178) Lili
means A flower
a Persian name for girls
179) Mahasti
The moon's being
a Persian name for girls
180) Mahin
means Greatest
a Persian name for girls
181) Mahnaz
The moon's glory
a Persian name for girls
182) Mahrokh
Whose face is like the moon; beautiful
a Persian name for girls
183) Mahsa
Like the moon
a Persian name for girls
184) Mahshid
means Moonlight
a Persian name for girls
185) Mahta
means Moon-like
a Persian name for girls
186) Mahtab
means Moonlight
a Persian name for girls
187) Mahvash
means Moon-like
a Persian name for girls
188) Mahyar
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
189) Mana
Resemblance; name of Goddess
a Persian name for girls
190) Mandana
Name of a princess
a Persian name for girls
191) Mani
A painter who later claimed to be a prophet
a Persian name for boys
192) Manijeh
A legendary female character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for girls
193) Manouchehr
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
194) Marjan
means Coral
a Persian name for girls
195) Marjaneh
means Coral
a Persian name for girls
196) Marmar
means Marble
a Persian name for girls
197) Mastaneh
Drunken
a Persian name for girls
198) Mehrab
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
199) Mehran
One of Royal Sassanid Families
a Persian name for boys
200) Mehrang
Colour of the sun
a Persian name for boys
201) Mehrangiz
Cause of God affection
a Persian name for girls
202) Mehrdad
Gift of the God
a Persian name for boys
203) Mehri
Sun; Affectionate; kind
a Persian name for girls
204) Mehrnaz
The sun's glory
a Persian name for girls
205) Mehrnoosh
Feeling of Goodness
a Persian name for girls
206) Mehrzad
The offspring of the sun
a Persian name for boys
207) Meshia
Butter made of sheep's milk
a Persian name for girls
208) Milad
means Birth; Christmas
a Persian name for boys
209) Mina
means Enamel
a Persian name for girls
210) Minoo
means Paradise
a Persian name for girls
211) Mitra
Goddess of Goodness
a Persian name for girls
212) Mojdeh
means Good news
a Persian name for girls
213) Mojgan
means Eyelashes
a Persian name for girls
214) Mona
Name of a God
a Persian name for girls
215) Morvarid
means Pearl
a Persian name for girls
216) Naghmeh
means Melody; Song
a Persian name for girls
217) Nahal
A young plant
a Persian name for girls
218) Nahid
A star; the planet Venus
a Persian name for girls
219) Namdar
means Famous
a Persian name for boys
220) Namvar
means Famous
a Persian name for boys
221) Nargess
A flower
a Persian name for girls
222) Nariman
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
223) Nasrin
A flower
a Persian name for girls
224) Nastaran
A flower much like a wild rose
a Persian name for girls
225) Nava
means Tune
a Persian name for girls
226) Navid
Promise; good news
a Persian name for boys
227) Nazafarin
means Producing delight
a Persian name for girls
228) Nazanin
means Sweet heart
a Persian name for girls
229) Nazgol
means Cute flower
a Persian name for girls
230) Nazhin
Name of a tree
a Persian name for girls
231) Nazila
means Cute
a Persian name for girls
232) Neda
means Voice;call
a Persian name for girls
233) Negah
means Look
a Persian name for girls
234) Negar
means Sweet heart
a Persian name for girls
235) Negin
The precious stone on a ring or other Jewlery
a Persian name for girls
236) Niki
means Goodness
a Persian name for girls
237) Nikoo
means Good; Beautiful
a Persian name for girls
238) Niloufar
A flower
a Persian name for girls
239) Niyayesh
means Pray
a Persian name for girls
240) Niyousha
means A listener
a Persian name for girls
241) Noushafarin
Creator of joy
a Persian name for girls
242) Noushin
means Sweet
a Persian name for girls
243) Omid
means Hope
a Persian name for boys
244) Orang
means Wisdom; understanding
a Persian name for boys
245) Oranous
The planet Uranus
a Persian name for girls
246) Orkideh
A Flower; Orchid
a Persian name for girls
247) Padideh
means A phenomenon
a Persian name for girls
248) Parand
means Silk
a Persian name for girls
249) Parastoo
The Bird Swallow
a Persian name for girls
250) Parham
means Abraham
a Persian name for boys
251) Pari
means Fairy
a Persian name for girls
252) Parichehr
Having a face like a fairy
a Persian name for girls
253) Parisa
Like a fairy
a Persian name for girls
254) Parivash
means Fairy-faced
a Persian name for girls
255) Parsa
means Pure; Devout
a Persian name for boys
256) Partow
Ray of light
a Persian name for girls
257) Parvaneh
means Butterfly
a Persian name for girls
258) Parvin
Name of a constellation
a Persian name for girls
259) Parviz
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
260) Payam
means Message
a Persian name for boys
261) Pegah
means Dawn
a Persian name for girls
262) Pejman
means Broken-hearted
a Persian name for boys
263) Peyman
means Promise
a Persian name for boys
264) Peyvand
A joint; a connection
a Persian name for girls
265) Pirooz
Victorious; Sassanid Prince who fled to China
a Persian name for boys
266) Poulad
A mythological hero; iron
a Persian name for boys
267) Pouneh
means A flower
a Persian name for girls
268) Poupak
A kind of bird
a Persian name for girls
269) Pouran
means A successor
a Persian name for girls
270) Pouya
means Vivance; Sprightly
a Persian name for boys
271) Pujman
means Desire; wish
a Persian name for boys
272) Raha
means Free
a Persian name for girls
273) Ramesh
means Rest; cheerfulness
a Persian name for girls
274) Ramtin
Famous musician in the Sassanid Dynasty
a Persian name for boys
275) Rasa
means Expressive
a Persian name for girls
276) Roozbeh
means Fortunate
a Persian name for boys
277) Roshanak
means Small light
a Persian name for girls
278) Rostam
A hero in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
279) Roudabeh
in ShahnAmeh
a Persian name for girls
280) Roxana
means Brightness
a Persian name for girls
281) Sadaf
means Pearl
a Persian name for girls
282) Saghar
means Wine cup
a Persian name for girls
283) Salar
means Leader
a Persian name for boys
284) Salomeh
means Salomeh
a Persian name for girls
285) Sam
means High; Elevated
a Persian name for boys
286) Sara
Sarah; pure and excellent
a Persian name for girls
287) Sarvenaz
Name of a tall and slender tree
a Persian name for girls
288) Sassan
Founder of the Sassanid dynasty
a Persian name for boys
289) Sayeh
means Shade; Shadow
a Persian name for girls
290) Sepehr
means Sky
a Persian name for boys
291) Sepideh
means Dawn
a Persian name for girls
292) Setareh
means Star
a Persian name for girls
293) Shabnam
means Dew
a Persian name for girls
294) Shadan
means Happy; joyful
a Persian name for girls
295) Shadi
means Happiness
a Persian name for girls
296) Shahab
Shooting star; meteor
a Persian name for boys
297) Shahbaz
means Royal falcon
a Persian name for boys
298) Shahin
means Falcon
a Persian name for boys
299) Shahla
A dark-eyed woman
a Persian name for girls
300) Shahnaz
means King's Beloved
a Persian name for girls
301) Shahpour
means King's Son
a Persian name for boys
302) Shahram
means King Ram
a Persian name for boys
303) Shahrdad
Gift of the God
a Persian name for boys
304) Shahrnaz
means Folk's Beloved
a Persian name for girls
305) Shahrokh
Face of the king
a Persian name for boys
306) Shahrooz
means Fortunate
a Persian name for boys
307) Shahryar
means The King
a Persian name for boys
308) Shahrzad
means Great Born
a Persian name for girls
309) Sharareh
means Single spark
a Persian name for girls
310) Shayan
Worthy; deserving; meriting
a Persian name for boys
311) Sheyda
means Lovesick
a Persian name for girls
312) Shideh
means Bright; luminous
a Persian name for girls
313) Shifteh
means Fascinated; charmed
a Persian name for girls
314) Shirin
means Sweet; pleasant
a Persian name for girls
315) Shiva
means Charming
a Persian name for girls
316) Shokoufeh
means Blossom; Flower
a Persian name for girls
317) Shokouh
means Splendour; magnificence
a Persian name for girls
318) Sholeh
means Flame
a Persian name for girls
319) Siamak
means Black-haired man
a Persian name for boys
320) Siavash
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
321) Simin
Silvery; made of silver
a Persian name for girls
322) Siroos
means Cyrus
a Persian name for boys
323) Sogand
means Oath; Pledge
a Persian name for girls
324) Sohrab
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
325) Soroush
means Messenger angel
a Persian name for boys
326) Soudabeh
A female character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for girls
327) Souri
means Red Rose
a Persian name for girls
328) Souzan
means Burning; flaming
a Persian name for girls
329) Sussan
A flower; Lily of the valley
a Persian name for girls
330) Tahmaseb
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
331) Tahmineh
A female character in Shahnameh; Rostam's wife
a Persian name for girls
332) Tahmouress
Name of a Persian king
a Persian name for boys
333) Tala
means Gold
a Persian name for girls
334) Tara
means Star
a Persian name for girls
335) Taraneh
means Song
a Persian name for girls
336) Tina
means Clay
a Persian name for girls
337) Tirdad
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
338) Toufan
means Storm
a Persian name for boys
339) Touraj
A character in Shahnameh
a Persian name for boys
340) Vida
means Found; evident
a Persian name for girls
341) Yalda
Name of the longest night of the year
a Persian name for girls
342) Yasmin
The flower Jasmin
a Persian name for girls
343) Yass
The flower Jasmin
a Persian name for girls
344) Yeganeh
means Unique
a Persian name for girls
345) Yekta
means Unique
a Persian name for girls
346) Zari
means Brocaded Silk
a Persian name for girls
347) Zarrin
means Golden
a Persian name for girls
348) Zartosht
means Zoroaster
a Persian name for boys
349) Ziba
means Beautiful
a Persian name for girls

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