Persian Boy & Girl Names

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Persian Names

Iran (formerly Persia) has a large Islamic population, and many Persian names are used there along with Arabic Muslim names. However, many names are rooted in the Ancient Persian language and have evolved into names commonly used today. Persian Names are rapidly becoming popular in the US and Europe due to their elegance and beauty, their air of royalty, and homage to ancient artesian civilizations. Our Persian baby names list contains popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references for each baby name. If you’re looking to honor your heritage, peruse our collection of common Persian Names for boys and girls.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Bedar-ud-Din Boy Persian Attentive to Islam
Bibi Girl Latin Alive
Caspar Boy Persian Treasurer
Casper Boy Persian Treasurer
Chirag-ud-D... Boy Persian Light of Islam
Cyrus Boy Persian Sun; lord; throne
Dabir Boy Persian Teacher
Darakhshan Girl Persian Luminous, bright
Darayavahush Boy Persian Maintain well; p...
Dareios Boy Persian Maintain well; p...
Darius Boy Persian Maintain well; p...
Deeba Girl Indian Silk
Dilawar Boy Persian Courageous
Dilshad Boy Persian Joyous
Durafshan Girl Persian Eloquent
Durdanah Girl Persian Pearl
Eskandar Boy Greek Defending men
Ester Girl Persian Star
Esther Girl Persian Star
Faheem Boy Arabic Intelligent or w...
Fahmidah Girl Persian Judicious
Farkhunda Girl Persian Lucky, prosperous
Farzan Boy Persian Wise
Farzana Girl Persian Intelligent
Fayz-i-Rabb... Boy Arabic Rich in divine g...
Gulzar Boy Sanskrit Garden with flow...
Hafez Boy Arabic Responsible care...
Hafiz Boy Arabic Responsible care...
Iryana Girl Persian Place for Raam a...
Ishtar Girl Persian Star