Persian Letters

Let's now learn the Persian letters. Knowing these characters will allow you to read and write commonly used expressions and words with ease.

ء[a] example Alabama
ا[a] example Alaska
آ[long "a"] example mat
ب[b] example Bali
پ[p] example pen
ت[t] example top
ث[th] example thin
ج[j] example jar
چ[che] example chat
ح[sharp h] example Hassan
خ[kh] example Bach
د[d] example desk
ذ[th] example them
ر[r] example ring
ز[z] example Zulu
ژ[je] example vision
س[s] example smile
ش[sh] example shiny
ص[s] example supper
ض[d] example date
ط[t] example tip
ظ[th] example that
ع['] example Ghana
غ[gh] example merci
ف[f] example fly
ق[sharp qu] example Qum
ك[k] example kit
ک[k] example cute
گ[g] example golf
ل[l] example life
م[m] example moon
ن[n] example noon
و[w] example wax
ه[h] example hi
ي[y] example yes
ی[a] example at

The above letters in Persian should allow you to read and write the following pages with much ease: popular phrases in Persian, Persian homepage, or Persian Grammar. Persian quiz and flashcard can also be found on our homepage.