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Encyclopedia > Mazandarani people
Mazandarani
Total population

c. 4.5 million (1994 est.) Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links Rezashah. ... Image File history File links Nima_Youshij. ... Reza Shah, also Reza Shah the Great, Reza Shah Pahlavi and Reza Pahlavi (Persian: , Rez̤ā Pahlavī), (March 16, 1878 – July 26, 1944), was Shah of Iran[1] from December 15, 1925 until he was forced to abdicate after the Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran in September 16, 1941 by British... Nima Yoshigi (نیما یوشیج in Persian) (November 12, 1896 - January 6, 1960) shortly called Nima, born Ali Esfandiari (Persian: علی اسفندیاری), was a contemporary Tabarian and Persian poet who started the she’r-e no (new poetry) also known as she’r-e nimaai (Nimai poetry) trend in Iran. ...

Regions with significant populations
Provinces of Mazandaran, Golestan, and Gilan
Languages
Mazandarani, Persian
Religions
94% Shi'a Muslim
Related ethnic groups
Caucasians, Persians, Zaza and Gilak people

The Mazandarani people are a northwestern Iranian ethnic group found primarily in the provinces of Mazandaran and Golestan (formerly part of Mazandaran), as well as Gilan, Tehran and Semnan provinces, whose indigenous language is a branch of Iranian language called Mazandarani.They are infact persians that speak a persian dialect. Mazandarani or Tabari (Also known as: Mazeniki, Taperki) is an Iranian language of the northwestern branch. ... Persian (Local names: فارسی Fârsi or پارسی Pârsi)* is an Indo-European language spoken in Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan as well as by minorities in Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, India, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Southern Russia, neighboring countries, and elsewhere. ... Shia Islam, also Shi`ite Islam or Shi`ism (Arabic: ‎ transliterated: Persian: ‎ ) is the second largest denomination of the religion of Islam. ... Ethno-Linguistic groups in the Caucasus region South Caucasian peoples are: Georgians Mingrelians Svans Ajarians Georgian Jews Laz // The largest South Caucasian people are Georgians (4,600,000). ... The Persians of Iran (officially named Persia by West until 1935 while still referred to as Persia by some) are an Iranian people who speak Persian (locally named Fârsi by native speakers) and often refer to themselves as ethnic Iranians as well. ... Zaza may refer to: The Zaza people, an ethnic group in Eastern Anatolia (Southeastern Turkey). ... Gilak or Guilak are the people who are born in Guilan. ... Mazandaran (Persian: مازندران) is a province in northern Iran, bordering the Caspian (Mazandaran) Sea in the north. ... Gonbad-e Qabus, built in 1007, is a reminder of the blossoming of art and architecture in medieval Persia. ... Guilan (گیلان in Persian) is one of the 30 provinces of Iran, during antique time known as part of Hyrcania, with a population of approximately 2 million and an area of 14,700 sq. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Semnan may refer to: Semnan province Semnan (city) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Iranian languages are a part of the Indo European language family. ... Mazandarani or Tabari (Also known as: Mazeniki, Taperki) is an Iranian language of the northwestern branch. ...

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Language

The Mazandarani language is closely related to Gilaki and the two languages have similar vocabularies. Notably, the language did not come under the influence of other incoming languages such as Arabic and Turkish. According to Ethnologue, there were more than three million native speakers of Mazandarani in 1993 speaking different dialects such as Gorgani, Ghadikolahi, and Palani[1] Gilaki or Guilaki (گیلکی) is one of the North-western Iranian languages spoken in Irans Gilan province. ... Arabic can mean: From or related to Arabia From or related to the Arabs The Arabic language; see also Arabic grammar The Arabic alphabet, used for expressing the languages of Arabic, Persian, Malay ( Jawi), Kurdish, Panjabi, Pashto, Sindhi and Urdu, among others. ... Ethnologue: Languages of the World is a web and print publication of SIL International (formerly known as the Summer Institute of Linguistics), a Christian linguistic service organization which studies lesser-known languages primarily to provide the speakers with Bibles in their native language. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ...


Notable figures

Reza Shah, also Reza Shah the Great, Reza Shah Pahlavi and Reza Pahlavi (Persian: , Rez̤ā Pahlavī), (March 16, 1878 – July 26, 1944), was Shah of Iran[1] from December 15, 1925 until he was forced to abdicate after the Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran in September 16, 1941 by British... For other uses of this term see: Persia (disambiguation) The Persian Empire is the name used to refer to a number of historic dynasties that have ruled the country of Persia (Iran). ... Ali Larijani while lecturing for his presidential campaign at Sharif University of Technology in March, 2005. ... This article is about Irans nuclear power programme. ...

See also

Mâzandarân (Persian: مازندران, prior to 1596 known as Tabarestan / Tapurestan / Tapuria Persian: تبرستان / تپورستان) is a province in northern Iran, bordering the Caspian (Mazandaran) Sea in the north. ... Mazandarani or Tabari (Also known as: Mazeniki, Taperki) is an Iranian language of the northwestern branch. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

External links

  • A research about DNA of Mazandarani people

 
 

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