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
Aaftab Boy Arabic Sun
Aamina Girl Arabic Safe, saftey
Aara Girl Persian Adoring
Aban Boy Persian Waters
Abdiesus Boy Latin One who serves J...
Adileh Girl Persian Just, fair
Afra Girl Persian Praise; the mapl...
Afri Girl Persian N/A
Afroz Girl Persian Brightened
Afroza Girl Persian Brightened
Afsar Girl Persian Leader; commander
Afsar-ud-Din Boy Persian Leader for Islam
Akhtar Boy Arabic Star
Amanat Boy Arabic Faithfulness
Anahi Girl Persian The immaculate; ...
Anahita Girl Persian The immaculate; ...
Armaan Boy Persian Wish, longing
Arman Boy Germanic Man in the army.
Arsalan Boy Persian Lion
Arshag Boy Persian Bear's cup
Arshagouhi Girl Persian Bear's cup
Astera Girl Persian Star
Avan Boy Persian Waters
Azam Girl Persian Greatest
Ba'al Boy Phoenician Creator, possessor
Bagadata Boy Persian Made by God
Bahaar Both Persian Spring of life; ...
Bahar Girl Persian Spring of life; ...
Bakhtiyar Boy Persian Fortunate
Bano Girl Persian Lady, princess