Iranian

noun Ira·ni·an \ i-ˈrā-nē-ən , -ˈra- , -ˈrä- , ī- \

Definition of Iranian

1 : a native or inhabitant of Iran
2 : a branch of the Indo-European family of languages that includes Persian — see Indo-European Languages Table

Iranian

adjective

First Known Use of iranian

1789

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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