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May 30, 2007

Dast-e Ali behamraat

How many ways can you say good-bye in Persian?

-- khodaa haafez (khodafez)
-- khodaa negahdaar
-- khodaa be hamraat
-- khodaa posht-o-panaahet
-- beh amaan-e khodaa
-- beh khodaa sepordamet
-- fee amaanellaah
-- vassalaam
-- daste ali be hamraat
-- daste ali negahdaar
-- beh salaamat
-- saret salamat
-- salamaat baashi
-- kheyr pish
-- marhamat ziyaad
-- mibinamet
-- fe'lan
-- bedrood
-- taa ba'd
-- rooz (yaa shab) khosh
-- rooz (yaa shab) bekheyr
-- aaghor bekheyr
-- beh omideh didaar
-- ezzat ziyaad
-- ezzat mazid
-- khosh (shaad) baash
-- eraadatmandeh shomaa
-- ghorbaaneh shomaa
-- nokareh (chaakereh) shomaa
-- baa ejaazeh
-- movaazebe khodet baash
-- saayatoon kam nasheh
-- khosh galdiz
-- bye-bye
-- ...

Winner: Mehran Azhar. 100 Afarin!
Also thanks to Persian Rug, Simin Habibian, Fataneh Kianerci...

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