• Login/Register
  • Section: Culture /Monday 13th October 2014

    Alphabetic Index : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

    Search β):

    * Tehrani accent *

    لهجهٔ تهرانی

    (Wikipedia) - Tehrani accent
    This article includes a list of references, related reading or external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. Please improve this article by introducing more precise citations. (February 2012)

    Tehrani accent (Persian: لهجهٔ تهرانی‎) is a dialect of modern Persian language spoken in Tehran Province, and the most common colloquial variant of the modern Persian language. Compared to literary standard Persian, the Tehrani dialect lacks original Persian diphthongs and tends to fuse certain sounds. Tehrani accent of Persian language should not be confused with the old Tehrani dialect, which was a northwestern Iranian dialect, belonging to the central group.

    Differences with the standard Persian

    Here are some of the main differences between the colloquial Tehrani Persian and standard Iranian Persian:

    Note that Iranians can interchange colloquial Tehrani and standard Iranian Persian sociolects in conversational speech.

    Tags:Arabic, Azeri, Classical, Iranian, Persian, Tehran, Tehran Province, Tehrani, Tehrani accent, Wikipedia, Yazdi

    Add definition or comments on Tehrani accent

    Your Name / Alias:
    Definition / Comments
    neutral points of view
    Source / SEO Backlink:
    Anti-Spam Check
    Enter text above
    Upon approval, your definition will be listed under: Tehrani accent

    Happy Summer Sale

    Home About us / Contact    Products    Services    Iranian History Today    Top Iran Links    Iranian B2B Web Directory    Historical Glossary
    Copyright @ 2004-2016 fouman.com All Rights Iranian