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
Pari Girl Persian Fairy
Parisa Girl Persian Spritely; fairy-...
Parvaiz Boy Persian Victorious; fort...
Parveen Girl Persian The Pleiades; star
Parvin Girl Persian The Pleiades; star
Rahim Boy Persian Merciful, kind, ...
Rakhshinda Girl Persian Shining, luminous
Rasa Girl Lithuanian Dew
Rayan Boy Persian Fragrant herb, s...
Razeen Boy Persian Polite
Razeena Girl Persian Serious, polite
Razin Boy Persian Polite
Rehan Both Arabic Scented
Roshan Both Persian Shining, splendid
Roshanara Girl Persian Light of the ass...
Roxane Girl Persian Star; bright; dawn
Rudāba Girl Persian She of the river...
Rudabah Girl Persian She of the river...
Rudābeh Girl Persian She of the river...
Sabira Girl Arabic Patient, enduring
Sardar Boy Persian Head man; nobleman
Sarfraz Boy Persian Holding one's he...
Sartaj Girl Persian Leader
Shadrach Boy Persian Commanded by Aku
Shaesta Girl Persian Polite, cultured
Shah Boy Persian King, emperor
Shahana Girl Persian Royal
Shahbaz Boy Persian Royal falcon
Shaheen Girl Persian Royal falcon
Shahjahan Boy Persian King of the world