Iran is a country located in the Middle East. The official name of the country is the Islamic Republic of Iran. The population of Iran is over 82 million, making it the 18th most populous country in the world. The capital and largest city in Iran is Tehran. The official language of Iran is Persian.
Iran is bordered by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Turkey. The country has a coastline on the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea. Iran covers an area of 1,648,195 square kilometers, making it the 18th largest country in the world.
The climate of Iran is mostly arid or semi-arid, with hot summers and cold winters. The terrain of Iran is mostly mountainous, with plains in the north and southwest.
The economy of Iran is a mixed economy with a large public sector. The government of Iran is a theocratic republic. The legal system of Iran is based on Sharia law.
The culture of Iran is a mix of Persian, Turkic, and Arab influences. The cuisine of Iran is also a mix of these influences. The Iranian art scene is vibrant, with many famous Iranian artists.
Iran is a fascinating country with a rich history and culture. If you are interested in learning more about Iran, I recommend visiting the country or reading one of the many books about Iran.
Islamic Calendar (tabular, civil epoch)
Islamic Calendar (tabular, astronomical epoch)