Persian Pronouns

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Persian Pronouns

Learning the Persian Pronouns is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Persian language. But first we need to know what the role of Pronouns is in the structure of the grammar in Persian.

Persian pronouns include personal pronouns (refer to the persons speaking, the persons spoken to, or the persons or things spoken about), indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns (connect parts of sentences) and reciprocal or reflexive pronouns (in which the object of a verb is being acted on by verb's subject). Here are some examples:

English PronounsPersian Pronouns
Pronounsz̤emāyer - ضمایر
Imen - من
youto / shemā - تو / شما
heāo - او
sheāo - او
wemā - ما
theyānehā - آنها
memen rā - من را
youto / shemā rā - تو / شما را
himāo rā - او را
herāo rā - او را
usmā rā - ما را
themānehā rā - آنها را
mymen - من
yourto / shemā - تو / شما
hisāo - او
herāo - او
ourmā - ما
theirānehā - آنها
minemāl men - مال من
yoursmāl to / shemā - مال تو / شما
hismāl āo - مال او
hersmāl āo - مال او
oursmāl mā - مال ما
theirsmāl ānehā - مال آنها

Notice the structure of the Pronouns in Persian.

List of Pronouns in Persian

Below is a list of the Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns in Persian placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Persian vocabulary.

English PronounsPersian Pronouns
I speakmen ṣeḥebet mey kenem - من صحبت می کنم
you speakto ṣeḥebet mey keneye/ shemā ṣeḥebet mey keneyed - تو صحبت می کنی/ شما صحبت می کنید
he speaksāo ṣeḥebet mey kened - او صحبت می کند
she speaksāo ṣeḥebet mey kened - او صحبت می کند
we speakmā ṣeḥebet mey keneyem - ما صحبت می کنیم
they speakānehā ṣeḥebet mey kenened - آنها صحبت می کنند
give mebedeh beh men - بده به من
bedeh beh to / shemā - بده به تو / شما
give himbedeh beh āo - بده به او
give herbedeh beh āo - بده به او
give usbedeh beh mā - بده به ما
give thembedeh beh ānehā - بده به آنها
my bookketāb men - کتاب من
your bookketāb to / ketāb shemā - کتاب تو / کتاب شما
his bookketāb āo - کتاب او
her bookketāb āo - کتاب او
our bookketāb mā - کتاب ما
their bookketāb ānehā - کتاب آنها

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