By Mohsen Mahloudji and Bahram Javid
August 5, 1998
These unusual Persian last names belong to actual persons. They were mainly collected during a medical study in towns and villages in Fars Province, including Shiraz.
Our and our children's names
in a name?
Names can be the beginning of love, fame and fortune
and "Freed" Iranian names (Persian)
Official list of names (1995) you can and cannot put on your child
Change a Name?
dAyi Hamid is baffled by those who Westernize their names