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Asian Domains: Iran (


Important: When entering your search string don't write “www” or the Iranian domain type, ie. “”. Therefore to search “” enter “bb-online” and nothing else.

The only letters allowed within a domain name are: a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z - 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9. Spaces are NOT ALLOWED. Registration: registration your Iranian domain, click here!

.ir is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Iran. It is managed by the Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics.

Background Information :


2007 (1385 AP) census 70,472,846 (17th) - Density 42/km2 (163th) 109/sq mi


(PPP) 2008 estimate - Total $816.839 billion (18th) - Per capita $11,209 (71st)

National Anthem

Sorud-e Melli-ye IrýünÙ


Total 1,648,195 km2 (18th) 636,372 sq mi - Water (%) 0.7

International Dialling Code



Iranian rial (ۘۺ) (IRR)


Islamic Republic - Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei - President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad - First Vice President Parviz Davoodi - Chairman of the Assembly of Experts and Expediency Discernment Council Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani - Speaker of the Majlis Ali Larijani Unification - Median kingdom 625 BC - Safavid dynasty (reestablishment) 1501 - Islamic Republic declared 1 April 1979


Persian Recognised regional languages constitutional recognition of the regional languages such as Azeri, Kurdish, and Mazandarani, and Gilaki


: Esteqll, zdi, jomhuri-ye eslmi (Persian) "Independence, freedom, Islamic Republic"

Time Zone

IRST (UTC+3:30) - Summer (DST) Iran Daylight Time (IRDT) (UTC+4:30) Iran, offically the Islamic Republic of Iran, formally known as Persia until 1935, is a country in Central Eurasia, located on the northeastern shore of the Persian Gulf. Since 1949, both the names "Persia" and "Iran" are used, however Iran is used for official and political context. The name Iran is a cognate of Aryan, and means "Land of the Aryans".

The 18th largest country in the world in terms of area at 1,648,195 kmÙ, Iran has a population of over seventy million. It is a country of special geostrategic significance due to its central location in Eurasia. Iran is bordered on the north by Arenia, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan. As Iran is a littoral state of the Caspian Sea, which is an inland sea and condominium, Kazakhstan and Russia are also Iran's direct neighbors to the north. Iran is bordered on the east by Afghanistan and Pakistan, on the south by the Persian Gulf ad the Gulf of Oman, and on the west by Turkey and Iraq. Tehran is the capital, the country's largest city and the political, cultural, commercial, and industrial center of the nation. Iran is a regional power, and occupies an important position in international energy security and world economy as a result of its large reserves of petroleum and natural gas.

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