Farsi is the modern Persian language and is an Indo-European language spoken in Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan.
Persian and its varieties have official-language status in Iran, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan. According to CIA World Factbook, based on old data, there are approximately 72 million native speakers of Persian in Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan and about the same number of people in other parts of the world speak Persian. UNESCO was asked to select Persian as one of its languages in 2006.
Persian has been a medium for literary and scientific contributions to the Islamic world as well as the Western. It has had an influence on certain neighbouring languages, particularly the Turkic languages of Central Asia, Caucasus, and Anatolia as well as Urdu. It has had a lesser influence on Arabic and other languages of Mesopotamia.
For five centuries prior to the British colonization, Persian was widely used as a second language in the Indian subcontinent; it took prominence as the language of culture and education in several Muslim courts in South Asia and became the “official language” under the Mughal emperors. Only in 1843 did the subcontinent begin conducting business in English.Evidence of Persian’s historical influence in the region can be seen in the extent of its influence on the languages of Hindustani, and other languages of the Indian subcontinent, as well as the popularity that Persian literature still enjoys in that region. Especially, Urdu is a result of the influence of Persian along with other languages like Arabic and Turkish in South Asia and was a language largely used in Muslim areas of the Indian Mughal Empire.
Farsi Translation Services
Corporate Translations provide professional Farsi translations to companies in the UK and Iran. Our translation agency is located in Essex close to London and Cambridge, ensuring we are well located to serve the international business community. Our Persian translating services include English to Farsi and Farsi to English. We take pride in using carefully selected translators for your project that are highly qualified and who have experience and knowledge in your area of business expertise. We translate into Farsi using our qualified mother-tongue native Persian speakers, and into English using English native speakers who have a high qualification in the Farsi language. This processes results in 100% accurate translations which use the correct business terminology. Our Persian translators translate all types of business documentation and marketing collateral including business, legal, engineering, financial, technical, medical, stationery and website translations.
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Farsi Typesetting Services
We can additionally provide our typesetting services for your brochures, business cards, stationery, packaging labels and more. We have a database of hundreds of fonts and follow and English design layout if you have one – as much as the script allows!
Below are a selection of some of the main languages we provide translation services for: