6 Questions for the topic Persian
Is this letter ق pronounced almost same in Arabic and Persian?
In Persian langauge there are two letters which have same pronounciation when spelled with vowels, they are غ andق, in Arabic there is aslo a 'ق', i want to know do the two 'ق' have the same or... more
Musical notation in languages with right-to-left writing?
How does musical notation in languages that use right-to-left writing direction (such as Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Urdu, Yiddish) look like? Is it right-to-left too? If not (i.e. if they use the... more
Is it possible to move from non-concatenative to concatenative morphology?
I've been wondering whether it is possible for a language to move from non-concatenative (root-and-pattern, Arabic-style) morphology to concatenative type known from the Indo-European languages? If... more
Arabic and Persian loans in Turkish?
Both Persian and Turkish - as have other "islamic" languages - have a great deal of Arabic vocabulary. Due to an (initially) favourable vowel inventory (and maybe due to the same script being used)... more
What principles of governance were developed by Cyrus the Great? How did Darius’s principles of leadership differ from those of Cyrus?
What principles of governance were developed by Cyrus the Great and how did Darius’s principles of leadership differ from those of Cyrus?
How did the Persian Empire influence neighboring civilizations and subsequent eras?
You can answer either question. I have found that Persia has influenced Greece quit a bit, but if you could please help me find more evidence, that would be great!