Language details

WESTERN FARSI Links (10)   Books (7)   
Alternative names: PERSIAN, PARSI, FARSI
Number of speakers: 24.280.000
Language Code: PES
In language groups: INDO-EUROPEAN » IRANIAN » WESTERN IRANIAN » SOUTHWEST IRANIAN » PERSIAN
Spoken in: IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF [Details], IRAQ [Details], OMAN [Details], QATAR [Details], TAJIKISTAN [Details]
Description:

Persian is spoken by 60.000.000 to 70.000.000 people. The majority of the speakers live in the Islamic Republic of Iran, in Afghanistan and Tajikistan.

Persian belongs to the southwestern subdivision of the Iranian languages. The Iranian... [more ...]


Links
1   Association for Persian Language, Linguistics and Computing
http://www.cogsci.ed.ac.uk/~apl2c/home.html
2   BBCPersian.com
http://www.bbc.co.uk/persian/
3   Farhange Pârsi <=> English ; Persian English Online Dictionary
http://www.iranianlanguages.com/dictionary.php?eng-per
4   FarsiDic
http://www.farsidic.com/
5   Modern Persian Language and Script
http://www.iranianlanguages.com/newiranian/modpersian.htm
6   New Persian Language and Script
http://www.iranianlanguages.com/newiranian/newpersian.htm
7   Persian Language
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_language
8   Persian Language
http://www.iranchamber.com/literature/articles/persian_language.php
9   Persian Language Quiz
http://www.arizonapersian.com/persian/quiz.htm
10   Persian Language and Literature
http://www.iranchamber.com/literature/literature.php

Books
1   Brandenstein, Wilhelm: Antiguo persa [microform] : gram├ítica, inscripciones con un Lexico etimol├│gico /por Manfred Mayrhofer
2   Horn, Paul - translation by: Jalal Khaliqi Mutlaq: Grundriss der neupersischen Etymologie 1863-1908
3   Lazard, G.: La langue des plus anciens monuments de la prose persane
4   Lazard, Gilbert: La formation de la langue persane
5   Oranskij, I.: Iranian Languages
6   Paper, Herbert H.: The writing system of modern Persian
7   Windfuhr, Gernot L.: Persian grammar : history and state of its study




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