Farsi Vocabulary

This page contains a table including the following: Farsi Vocabulary to help you with your Farsi vocabulary and expressions. Try to memorize the way they're used because they're very important in communication, and might be very helpful to convey your most important expressions. Make sure to check our Learn Farsi page, which contains several lessons that might help you in your learning process.

Farsi Vocabulary


The following table contains important vocabulary about days, time, directions, and locations in Farsi as well as in English.

    

English Farsi Vocabulary Persian Script
 
Time
Sundayye shanbeيه شنبه
Mondaydo shanbeدوشنبه
Tuesdayse shanbeسه شنبه
WednesdaychaaR shanbeچارشنبه
Thursdaypanshanbeپنشنبه
Fridayjom'eجمعه
Saturdayshanbeشنبه
YesterdaydeeRoozديروز
TodayemRoozامروز
TomorrowfaRdaaفردا
DayRoozروز
Nightshabشب
Weekhafteyهفته
Monthmaaماه
Yearsaalسال
Secondsaaneeyeثانيه
Minutedaqeeqeدقيقه
Hoursaa'atساعت
Morningsobصب
Evening'asRعصر
NoonzoRظهر
Afternoonba'ad az zoRبعد از ظهر
Midnightnisfey shabنصفه شب
Nowhaalaaحالا
Laterba'danبعداً

The following table contains important Farsi Vocabulary about directions that you might use when lost.

    

English Farsi Expressions Persian Script
 
Directions
Above / OverRooرو
After / Pastba'ad azبعد از
Back / Behind'aqabعقب
In front of / Forwardjelowey / jeloجلوه / جلو
Beforeqabl azقبل از
Betweenmeeyoonميون
CoordinatesmuKhtasaatمختصات
Degreeszaaveeyeزاويه
Downpaayeenپايين
EastshaRqشرق
FardooRدور
Longitudetoole jughRaafeeyaayeeطوله جغرافيايی
Leftchapچپ
LatitudeaRzey jughRaafeeyaayeeعرضه جغرافيايی
My position is ___.moz'am ___ e / moz'e ___ manموضعم ___ اِ / موضع ___ من
Nearnazdeekنزديک
Northshomaalشمال
Northeastshomaaley shaRqeeشماله شرقی
Northwestshomaaley ghaRbeeشماله غربی
RightRaastراست
Southjoonoobجنوب
Southeastjoonoobey shaRqeeجنوبه شرقی
Southwestjoonoobey ghaRbeeجنوبه غربی
Straight ahead.mostaqeemمستقيم
UnderzeeRزير
Upbaalaaبالا
WestghaRbغرب
Before / In front of / Forwardpeesh az / jelowey / jeloپيش از / جلوه / جلو
Abovebaalaaبالا
OverRooرو
Backposhtپشت
Behind'aqabعقب
In front ofjeloweyجلوه
Locations
Beachsaahelساحل
BordermaRzمرز
Bridgepolپل
CampoRdoogaaاردوگاه
Dirt roadjaadey Khaakeeجاده خاکی
Forestjangalجنگل
HarborbandaRبندر
Hilltapeyتپه
Housemanzil / Khooneyمنزل / خونه
LakedaRyaacheyدرياچه
MeadowmaRta'مرتع
Mountainkoohکوه
Oceanoqeeyaanoosاوقيانوس
PathRaahراه
Paved roadjaade ye esfaalteجاده ی اسفالته
Placejaaجا
Positionmoze'موضع
RiverRoodKhooneyرودخونه
RoadRaahراه
SeadaRyaaدريا
Squaremeydoonميدون
TreedeRaKhtدرخت
ValleydaReyدره
Villagedehده
Where?kujaa?کجا؟

    


I hope the content of this page was useful to you, and that you learned some Farsi Vocabulary, to strengthen your vocabulary and expressions skills. Try to memorize them to be able to use them in your daily conversation. Make sure to check our Learn Farsi page, which contains several lessons that might help you in your learning process.