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Iranian (ɪˈreɪnɪən Pronunciation for Iranian

Definitions

noun

  1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Iran
  2. a branch of the Indo-European family of languages, divided into West Iranian (including Old Persian, Pahlavi, modern Persian, Kurdish, Baluchi, and Tajik) and East Iranian (including Avestan, Sogdian, Pashto, and Ossetic)
  3. Also: Persian, Farsi. the modern Persian language

adjective

  1. relating to, denoting, or characteristic of Iran, its inhabitants, or their language; Persian
  2. belonging to or relating to the Iranian branch of Indo-European

Translations for 'Iranian'

  • British English: IranianPronunciation for Iranian Iranian means belonging or relating to Iran, or to its people or culture....an Iranian writer in her mid-forties.ɪˈreɪnɪən ADJECTIVE
  • Arabic: إِيرَانِيٌّPronunciation for إِيرَانِيٌّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: iranianoPronunciation for iraniano iraniana
  • Chinese: 伊朗的Pronunciation for 伊朗的
  • Croatian: iranskiPronunciation for iranski iranska
  • Czech: íránskýPronunciation for íránský
  • Danish: iranskPronunciation for iransk
  • Dutch: IraansPronunciation for Iraans
  • European Spanish: iraníPronunciation for iraní
  • Finnish: iranilainenPronunciation for iranilainenadjektiivi
  • French: iranienPronunciation for iranien
  • German: iranischPronunciation for iranisch
  • Greek: ιρανικόςPronunciation for ιρανικός ιρανική
  • Italian: iranianoPronunciation for iraniano iraniana
  • Japanese: イランのPronunciation for イランの
  • Korean: 이란의Pronunciation for 이란의
  • Norwegian: iranskPronunciation for iransk
  • Polish: irańskiPronunciation for irański irańska
  • Portuguese: iranianoPronunciation for iraniano iraniana
  • Romanian: iranian iranian, iraniană, iranieni, iraniene
  • Russian: иранскийPronunciation for иранский иранская
  • Spanish: iraníPronunciation for iraní
  • Swedish: iranskPronunciation for iransk iranskt
  • Thai: เกี่ยวกับอิหร่านPronunciation for เกี่ยวกับอิหร่าน
  • Turkish: İranPronunciation for İran
  • Ukrainian: іранський
  • Vietnamese: thuộc nước/người/tiếng IranPronunciation for thuộc nước/người/tiếng Iran
  • British English: IranianPronunciation for Iranian An Iranian is an Iranian citizen, or a person of Iranian origin.ɪˈreɪnɪən NOUNperson
  • Arabic: إِيرانِيٌّPronunciation for إِيرانِيٌّperson
  • Brazilian Portuguese: iranianoPronunciation for iraniano iranianapessoa
  • Chinese: 伊朗人Pronunciation for 伊朗人
  • Croatian: IranacPronunciation for Iranac Iranka
  • Czech: ÍránecPronunciation for Íránec Íránka
  • Danish: iranerPronunciation for iraner
  • Dutch: IraniërPronunciation for Iraniërpersoon
  • European Spanish: iraníPronunciation for iraní
  • Finnish: iranilainenPronunciation for iranilainenhenkilö
  • French: IranienPronunciation for Iranien Iranienne
  • German: IranerPronunciation for Iraner Iranerin
  • Greek: ΙρανόςPronunciation for Ιρανός Ιρανήπρόσωπο
  • Italian: iranianoPronunciation for iraniano iraniana
  • Japanese: イラン人Pronunciation for イラン人
  • Korean: 이란 사람Pronunciation for 이란 사람
  • Norwegian: iranerPronunciation for iraner
  • Polish: IrańczykPronunciation for Irańczyk Iranka
  • Portuguese: iranianoPronunciation for iraniano iranianapessoa
  • Romanian: iranian iraniană, iranieni, iraniene
  • Russian: иранецPronunciation for иранец иранка
  • Spanish: iraníPronunciation for iraní
  • Swedish: iranierPronunciation for iranier iranska
  • Thai: ชาวอิหร่านPronunciation for ชาวอิหร่าน
  • Turkish: İranlıPronunciation for İranlıkişi
  • Ukrainian: іранець іранка
  • Vietnamese: người IranPronunciation for người Iran

Example Sentences Including 'Iranian'

Across the other side of the Garakhs, there appeared Iranian people.
Aldiss, Brian Somewhere East of Life
Embattled Iranian Premier Mohammed Mossadegh, fighting to remain in power, fired his army chief of staff.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Foreign women have previously been given special permission to enter Azadi stadium, which is off-limits to Iranian women.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
Iranian leaders, meanwhile, do not trust each other, the Europeans, or the Americans.
Outlook India (2004)
Later he chose as his surname the name of an ancient Iranian language, Pahlavi.
Hiro, Dilip Between Marx and Muhammed
Many overseas Afghans slipped into the country from the Iranian and Pakistani borders and joined the guerrillas.
Shah, Idries Kara Kush
Meanwhile, others were filmed reading from prepared statements apologising for their incursion into Iranian waters.
Liverpool Daily Post and Echo (2004)
There was, unfortunately, no evidence that the Iranian or Iraqui governments shared this sense of scientific priorities.
Brandon, Ruth Left, Right and Centre
They also launched an offensive against the alleged terrorist organization, Ansar al-Islam, near the Iranian border.
Globe and Mail (2003)

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