Body Parts in Persian

We often don't realize it but being able to talk about and name parts of your body in a language like Persian is surprisingly important in everyday life. To help you with that, below we have put together a list of important body parts in Persian. For more vocabularies like that, take a look at our learning resources for Persian at the end of the page.

Important Body Parts in Persian

head in Persianسر (sr)
arm in Persianبازو (bazw)
hand in Persianدست (dst)
leg in Persianپا (pea)
knee in Persianزانو (zanw)
foot in Persianپا (pea)
belly in Persianشکم (shkem)
shoulder in Persianشانه (shanh)
neck in Persianگردن (gurdn)
bottom in Persianباسن (basn)
back in Persianپشت (pesht)
finger in Persianانگشت (angusht)
toe in Persianانگشت پا (angusht pea)

Parts of the Head in Persian

nose in Persianبینی (bana)
eye in Persianچشم (cheshm)
ear in Persianگوش (guwsh)
mouth in Persianدهان (dhan)
lip in Persianلب (lb)
hair in Persianمو (mw)
beard in Persianریش (rash)
cheek in Persianگونه (guwnh)
chin in Persianچانه (cheanh)
tongue in Persianزبان (zban)

Organs in Persian

heart in Persianقلب (qlb)
lung in Persianشش (shsh)
liver in Persianکبد (kebd)
kidney in Persianکلیه (kelah)
vein in Persianرگ (rgu)
artery in Persianسرخرگ (srkhrgu)
stomach in Persianمعده (m'edh)
intestine in Persianروده (rwdh)
bladder in Persianمثانه (mthanh)
brain in Persianمغز (mghz)
nerve in Persianعصب ('esb)
pancreas in Persianلوزالمعده (lwzalm'edh)
gall bladder in Persianکیسه صفرا (keash sfra)

Persian Vocabulary Books

Learn Persian - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Persian - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Persian word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Persian words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.

Persian Vocabulary Book

This Persian vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

Persian Flashcards


Persian Flashcards Online

On our partner platform Flashcardo you can find Persian flashcards to practice online for free ordered by topics and frequency of use, similar to our two vocabulary books above.

Printable Persian Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Persian flashcards available on in various formats for you to use. In detail you get 1 EPUB ebook, 2 PDF vocabulary lists and 8 printable flashcard PDFs.

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