We want to name our baby Penelope but we can’t decide on a nickname? Help!
Alongside poetry, saffron and rugs, Iran has a beautiful culture to offer. Interestingly, most Persian baby names either originate from an ancient epic by the poet Ferdowsi called The Book of Kings - in Farsi, the Shahnameh - or are derived from Arabic.
Whether you want to honor your Middle Eastern heritage or just love the sound of an ancient Iranian name, we’ve compiled the ultimate list of Persian names for your baby-to-be.
You’ll definitely hear these as you walk down the streets of Tehran… or even Los Angeles. These names have the ultimate cool factor.
If you’re looking for a name that stands out in the crowd - look no more.
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