Iran

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geographical name \ i-ˈrän , -ˈran ; ī-ˈran \
variants: or primarily before 1935 Persia play \ˈpər-zhə, especially British -shə\

Definition of Iran

country in southwestern Asia bordering in the north on the Caspian Sea and in the south on the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman; an Islamic republic since 1979, formerly an empire; capital Tehran area 635,932 square miles (1,647,064 square kilometers), population 75,149,669

Irani

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