What does iranian mean?

Definitions for iranianɪˈreɪ ni ən, ɪˈrɑ-, aɪˈreɪ-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word iranian.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Irani, Iranian, Persian(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Iran

    "the majority of Irani are Persian Shiite Muslims"

  2. Iranian, Iranian language(adj)

    the modern Persian language spoken in Iran

  3. Iranian, Persian(adj)

    of or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture

    "Iranian mountains"; "Iranian security police"


  1. Iranian(Noun)

    A person from Iran or of Iranian descent.

  2. Iranian(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Iran, the Iranian people or the Iranian languages.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Iranian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Iran

  2. Iranian(noun)

    a native of Iran; also, the Iranian or Persian language, a division of the Aryan family of languages

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Iranian

    ī-rān′i-an, adj. and n. of or pertaining to Iran, Persia: a branch of the Indo-European or Aryan tongues, including Persian, Zend, Pehlevi, and Parsi: an inhabitant of Iran.—Also Iran′ic.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of iranian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of iranian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Kerry:

    All of them are Iranian-American families.

  2. Martin Dempsey:

    The U.S. may not like Iranian influence in Iraq.

  3. Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi:

    The Iranian agenda of the Houthis will not last.

  4. Amir Hekmati:

    I did not relax until we were out of Iranian airspace.

  5. Texas Sen. Cruz:

    I will rip to shreds this catastrophic Iranian nuclear deal.

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