Iranian Languages




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Ethnolinguistic Map of Iran (CIA)

Profile
Persian Profile
Iran: Languages (Britannica)
Languages of Iran (Ethnologue)
Iranian Languages (CAIS)
Iranian Languages (Map)
Ethnolinguistic Map of Iran
La population persanphone
Genealogical tree of Iranian languages

Associations/Organizations
Farsophone Association in Britain
Institute of Persian Research
Iranian Academy of Persian Language and Literature
Society for Iranian Linguistics
The Center for Promotion of Persian Language and Literature (CPPLL)
Cultural Research Bureau, Linguistics Dept.
Persian Language Org.
Persian Linguistics Association
The American Association of Teachers of Persian
National Middle East Language Resource Center

Parsi Language

Iranian Studies

Journals
Journal of the International Society for Iranian Studies
Iranian Journal of Applied Linguistics
Iranian Journal of Language Studies (IJLS)
Majalle-ye Zabanshenasi - Iranian Journal of Linguistics


Old Iranian Scripts & DictionariesAchaemenid Empire

Old Persian
Introduction to Old Persian
Old, Middle and Modern Iranian languages
Old Persian (Aryan)
The Old Persian font
Old Persian (Ancient Scripts)
Old Persian Cuneiform
Old Persian (Aryan)
Old Persian Dictionary

Avestan
Avestan alphabet
Overview of the Avestan language
Avestan Dictionary
Avestan, Iranian & Zoroastrian Languages
Old AvestanOld Persian Cuniform: Darius the Great inscription at Persepolis
Avesta Fonts
Young Avestan

Pahlavi
Online Pahlavi Dictionary
Pahlavi Fonts
Sanskrit and Tamil Dictionaries

Middle Persian
Middle Persian (Britannica)
Middle Persian
Middle Persian scripts

Modern Persian Script
Persian alphabetCalligraphy by E. Sadeghzadeh
Persian alphabet (Omniglot)
Persian Numbers
Persian Language

Books
Modern Persian Spoken and Written (Volume 1)
Modern Persian Spoken and Written (Volume 2)
Elementary Persian for non-Heritage learners of Persian

Projects
Cultural Reasearch Bureau - Linguistics Department
Dari Language Project
The FarsiWeb Project
Lexicon of Iranian Languages (Archive)
Persian Digital Library
Persian Language Educators? Symposium
Persian Literature in Translation
The Shiraz Project

Websites
Online Persian Courses (U. Cambridge)
Descriptive Grammar of New Persian
Online Persian Courses (U. Cambridge)
Euro Farsi-Romanisation of Persian Script & Alphabet
Lessons, Readings and Dialogues for Persian Language at Princeton University
Persian Studies (University of Texas)-Various online Resources including a Persian Verb Conjugator.
Virtual Persian (NYU)
UniPers-A New Alphabet for Persian

Persian Calligraphy by Mir Emad Hassani

Online Dictionaries
Persian-English Online Dictionary (Aryanpour)
Persian-English Online Dictionary
Persian-English Online Dictionary (FarsiDisk)
Online English/Persian Dictionary
Dehkhoda Dictionary
Hayyim Dictionary
Talking Persian dictionary (IL&S)
Ectaco Online
Saebsoft (Downloadable)
Pars Translator
Kurdish Persian dictionary
Online Kurdish-English dictionary
Dictionnarie Iranien-Franšais
W÷rterbuch Deutsch - Persisch


Encyclopedia & General Reference
Golestan Encyclopedia
Encyclopaedia Iranica
The Concise Encyclopedia of Iran (Persian)

Software
Behnevis
ParsNegar
Persian Alphabet Board Game
PersianComputing
ScriptMaster

Resources
Linguix Persian Language Study Virtual Library
Online Persian resources (U. Washington)
Persian Grammar (U. Texas)
Persian of Iran Today (U. Texas)
Online Persian Language Learning Resource
Persian Handbook
Persian Handbook (UMD)
Persian Phrases
Persian speech database Farsdat
Persian Transliteration Guide (LOC)
Tarjomeh (Online Translation-Iran)
Teaching Persian to Non-Natives

Articles
"Farsi" Recently Appeared Language
Persian NOT Farsi
Arabic elements in Persian (Iranica)
Persian influence on Arabic
France - Loan words in Persian
History of the Persian Language in the East-by Prof. Frye
The Persian Contributions to the English Language
University of Maryland Establishes Persian Studies Center - Washington File (May 14, 2004)


Online Courses
Easy Persian
Learn to Speak Farsi | Aamozesh Farsi
Farsi Pronunciation Guide
Learn Persian Online
Persian is Sugar
Persian Language Quiz
Persian Language Online
Persian Proficiency
Persian speech database Farsdat
Teachionary
Curso de Persa
Deutsch-Persisches Sprachprogramm

Online Video
Learn Persian
Learn Persian with Chai and Conversation
Basic Translations
Persian Accent
Persischer Akzent

Courses for Children
Avalienghadam
Ajabanzaban
Andisheh
Hoosh Hoosh Bahoosh DVDs
Oznoz Persian Language Learning & Games

Persian Courses (Iran)
Iran Language Institute
Imam Khomeini International University
University of Isfahan
Shiraz University
Tarbiat Modares University
University of Tehran | Dehkhoda Persian Language Institute at University of Tehran
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Persian Courses (Europe)
Cambridge University
Oxford University - Persian | Old Iranian
Rustam Iranian School (London)
SOAS
University of Durham
University of Edinburgh
University of Manchester
Warsaw University

Persian Courses (Canada)
McGill University
Univresity of Toronto
Persian at U of T Mississauga

Persian Courses (US)
Boston University
Brown University
Columbia University
Cornell University
Duke University
Emory University
Harvard University
Indiana University at Bloomington
John Hopkins University
New York University
Ohio State University
Princeton University
San Diego State University
Stanford University
Syracuse University
UC Berkeley
UCLA
University of Arizona
University of Chicago
University of Maryland
UMD: Persian Cluster
University of Michigan
University of Montana at Missoula
University of Pennsylvania
University of Southern California
University of Texas at Austin Persian Studies
University of Utah
University of Virginia
University of Washington
Washington University in St. Louis
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Yale University


Persian language scholars gather in Tehran


Middle East Studies
Middle East Resource Guide
MESA Directory of Programs and Courses in Middle East Studies-An alphabetical and geographical list of resources.

Persian Literature and Poetry
Literary Periodicals
Literature Resources
Contemporary Writers
Novelists
Poetry Collections
Poets
Proverbs
Bookstores & Publishers
Book Reviews
Persian Publications (US)


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