تهران

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Various theories exist. Some connect it to the word شمیران (Šemirân, Shemiran), a placename north of modern Tehran.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Dari Persian تهران, طهران
Iranian Persian تهران, طهران
Tajiki Persian Теҳрон (Tehron)

Proper noun[edit]

تهران (Tehrân)

  1. Tehran, capital city of Iran
  2. Tehran province, Iran

Derived terms[edit]