• Of, from, or pertaining to Persia.
  • Of or pertaining to the Persian people.
  • Of or pertaining to the Persian language.
  • Of or pertaining to Persius


  • From Middle English percynne, from Middle French persien, from Italian persiano, from Medieval Latin Persiānus, from Latin Persia, from Ancient Greek Περσίς, from Old Persian 𐎱𐎠𐎼𐎿 ("Persia") (compare modern Persian پارس).
  • Persius + -ian

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