The name Iran has been in use natively since the Sassanian era and came into use in the Western world in 1935, before which the country was widely known as Persia. Both Persia and Iran are used interchangeably in cultural contexts; however, Iran is the name used officially in political contexts.
The name Iran is a cognate of Aryan, and means “Land of the Aryans”.
Did you know that Kandoo has a garden, which has just recently been renovated, and is fantastically lovely on days like today!
If you go, say you found them on facebook…
Have fun in the sun!