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Persian (phonetic) English Script Appears In
āshpazkhooné kitchen آشپَزخونِه House / Home (Vocabulary Sprint)
asl original اَصلِ beshnō een nay: Rumi's beshnō een nay Part 3
asrār secret اَسرار beshnō een nay: Rumi's beshnō een nay Part 4
asrāré man my secrets اَسرارِ مَن beshnō een nay: Rumi's beshnō een nay Part 4
asr bekhayr good afternoon عَصر بِخِیر How to Greet People at Different Times of Day, Say Goodbye, and Introduce Yourself
asrooné afternoon snack عَصرونِه How to Talk More About Food and Specific Persian Meals, Food (Vocabulary Sprint)
ast is است fathe bagh: Forough Farokhzad's fathe bagh Part 3
ast he/she/it is اَست payāmé naseem: Hafez's payāmé naseem Part 5
ātash fire آتَش deevané shō: Rumi's deevané shō Part 2
āteesh fire آتیش deevané shō: Rumi's deevané shō Part 2
āteesh fire آتَش Nowruz (Vocabulary Sprint)
āvā song آوا dar golestané: Sohrab Sepehri's dar golestané Part 3
aval 1st اَوٌَل More Numbers, and the Months, Days and Seasons
āvāyee hast there is a song آوایی هست dar golestané: Sohrab Sepehri's dar golestané Part 3
āvāyeest there is a song آوایی‌ست dar golestané: Sohrab Sepehri's dar golestané Part 3
āvāz song آواز fathe bagh: Forough Farokhzad's fathe bagh Part 5
āvāzeest a song آواز‌یست fathe bagh: Forough Farokhzad's fathe bagh Part 5
āvāz khoondan to sing آواز خوندَن The Simple Subjunctive, Talking about Wants and Possibilities
āvril April آوریل More Numbers, and the Months, Days and Seasons
ay! oh! اِی payāmé naseem: Hafez's payāmé naseem Part 5