Examples from the Web for teheran
Contemporary Examples of teheran
I know that the Green Wave has established contacts with members of the clergy in Qom and Teheran.Bernard-Henri Lévy on Mansour Osanloo and Regime Change in Iran
March 5, 2013
Historical Examples of teheran
On December 13 I arrived at Teheran, having driven 800 miles in a month.From Pole to Pole
Sven Anders Hedin
I valued this bracelet; it had been brought to me from Teheran.Samuel Brohl & Company
Our officials hail from the Foreign Office and belong to the legation of Teheran.Southern Arabia
I came back to Teheran at last, in the middle of January, 1863.
Meanwhile I had been preparing at my leisure for the winter journey to Teheran.
from Persian Iran, from Middle Persian Ērān "(land) of the Iranians," genitive plural of ēr- "an Iranian," from Old Iranian *arya- (Old Persian ariya-, Avestan airya-) "Iranian", from Indo-Iranian *arya- or *ārya- (see Aryan), a self-designation, perhaps meaning "compatriot." In 1935 the government of Reza Shah Pahlavi requested governments with which it had diplomatic relations to call his country Iran, after the indigenous name, rather than the Greek-derived Persia.
Capital of Iran and the largest city in the country; located in northern Iran.