13 Comments

  1. L
    September 14, 2012 @ 7:25 pm

    Hi, I don’t see n (except the dot) in Anha ?

    • kılıç ali
      September 29, 2013 @ 7:58 pm

      yes there is “n” there. there is a little curve with dot on it. if you see a upper dot, it is exactliy letter “n”

  2. Bert
    September 29, 2012 @ 8:41 pm

    Why is the M (mim) in “I” above the baseline, and in “we” on the baseline.
    I also can’t understand the way |maen| is written… Where is the (short?) vowel.
    Or am I a bit to fast now?
    Thanks!

    • Kasiraja
      April 4, 2016 @ 12:30 am

      In Arabic, Hebrew, Persian (Farsi), and Urdu, short vowels aren’t written. They are only written in Qu’ran, Sunnah, and for beginners. Hoped this helps. :)

  3. Ali
    November 13, 2012 @ 7:32 pm

    L: n is there in Anha, It appears this way commonly in written Farsi. You will see a slight tilt up at the start and know it is there from the dot. It’s hard at first but you’ll get used to it if you keep at it :)

    Bert: both mim’s should begin on the baseline. It may vary slightly simply due to handwriting effects.

  4. Douglas
    January 30, 2013 @ 5:54 am

    What characters is (you, shoma) made out of? i see: ‘sin, oe and alef’ is that right?

  5. Douglas
    January 30, 2013 @ 5:55 am

    ‘se’ that is

  6. Kath K
    March 6, 2013 @ 3:44 pm

    Hi Douglas, I think it’s shin, mim and alef.

  7. Ryan H
    July 3, 2013 @ 5:22 pm

    Where does the “o” sound come from in “Shoma”? I don’t see the character that would explain the sound

    • DD
      May 4, 2016 @ 10:12 am

      This is a delayed reply, so, I’m sorry but those short vowel characters are not written in the Farsi (except when written by beginners like us :) . That is -at least- why I assume there is no explicit “o” character there.

  8. ankit kumar tripathy
    December 26, 2014 @ 5:24 pm

    Can you please break down the letters of ishan. I cant understand how the 1st sound i.e i: comes. But very very useful website for persian learning.

  9. Kamelia
    April 17, 2016 @ 8:55 pm

    The o is not necessary to write because if ur advanced u would know that there is an o in shows but it comes on top of the sh

  10. JM
    December 12, 2016 @ 6:12 am

    I can write ma: (WE) but cannot write shoma: (YOU). Can’t connect ma: after small letter of “shin”