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n. pl. Far·sis
The modern form of the Persian language, especially the western dialect of Persian that is the national language of Iran.

[Persian fārsī, of Persia, alteration (influenced by Arabic Fāris, Persia) of pārsī, from Middle Persian pārsīg.]

Far′si adj.
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(Languages) another name for Persian4
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Mod′ern Per′sian

the Persian language since c900 a.d., written in Arabic script.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Farsi - a person of Iranian descent; "many Farsi emigrated to India near Bombay"
Irani, Iranian, Persian - a native or inhabitant of Iran; "the majority of Irani are Persian Shiite Muslims"
2.Farsi - the language of Persia (Iran) in any of its ancient forms
Iranian language, Iranian - the modern Persian language spoken in Iran
Noruz, Nowrooz, Nowruz - (Persian) the new year holiday in Iran and Azerbaijan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and parts of India and among the Kurds; comes at the vernal equinox
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farsiperzijski jezik


nFarsi nt
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Based in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, MBC Group includes 6 television channels: mbc1 (general family entertainment), MBC2 (24-hour movies), MBC3 (childrenCOs entertainment), MBC4 (entertainment for new Arab women), MBC Action (action series and movies), MBC Persia (24 hour movies subtitled in Farsi) and Al Arabiya (the 24-hour Arabic language news channel); two radio stations: MBC FM (Gulf music), and panorama fm (contemporary Arabic hit music); as well as O3 productions, a specialized documentary production unit, and Middle East News agency (MEN).
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"We've developed an algorithm to further boost the power extracted from an existing solar panel," said Milad Farsi, a Ph.D.
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1 / 6 Farsi is considered a driving force behind the transformative changes that resulted in the familiar Jeddah of today.