Youssefyeh claims that he, too, was threatened – but in Farsi, by people working for Namvar.
Raff said whoever wrote the code likely knew Farsi, the official language of Iran, and used dates from the Persian calendar.
Interestingly, as Azad means “freedom” in Arabic, Urdu, Farsi, Turkish, and other languages, "Uhuru" means "freedom" in Swahili.
Roozonline, a Farsi Internet newspaper, recently featured an interview with one of the new recruits.
The group puts out most of its statements—on its Twitter feed, or its numerous websites—in Arabic, as opposed to Baluchi or Farsi.
The story begins in the 1950s, in a fictional village called Shadbagh, a Farsi word meaning “the happy garden.”
I could likely feign my way through a short story—a very short story—in Farsi.
In Farsi, the future perfect form of a verb, when used in certain contexts, denotes a passive action or desire.
Farsi raffredare ogni notte due o tre volti il letto con uno scaldaletto pieno di neve, et tenerlo le notte intiere nel letto.
Then he began to make fun of himself, "Farsi beffa," for having thought of a lady so far above him.
1878, modern Persian language, the usual Iranian word for it, from Fars, Arabic name for region of Pars (no "p" in Arabic) in southwestern Iran, where the modern language evolved from Indo-European-based Persian with many Arabic elements.