Pahlavi may refer to:

Iranian royaltyEdit

  • Seven Parthian clans, ruling Parthian families during the Sasanian Empire
  • Pahlavi dynasty, the ruling house of Imperial State of Persia/Iran from 1925 until 1979
    • Reza Shah Pahlavi (1878–1944), Shah of Persia from 1925 to 1941
    • Hamdamsaltaneh Pahlavi (1903–1992), first child and daughter of Reza Shah
    • Shams Pahlavi (1917–1996), elder sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
    • Ashraf Pahlavi (1919–2016), twin sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
    • Mohammad Reza Pahlavi (1919–1980), Shah of Iran from 1941 to 1979
    • Ali Reza Pahlavi I (1922–1954), brother of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, second son of Reza Shah
    • Gholamreza Pahlavi (1923–2017), half-brother of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, last living child of Reza Shah
    • Abdul Reza Pahlavi (1924–2004), half-brother of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
    • Fatimeh Pahlavi (1928–1987), Reza Shah's tenth child and half-sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.
    • Hamid Reza Pahlavi (1932–1992), Reza Shah's eleventh and last born child, half-brother of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.
    • Farah Pahlavi (born 1938), Shahbanu (Empress) of Iran, widow of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
    • Shahnaz Pahlavi (born 1940), first child of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and Fawzia Fuad Chirine
    • Patrick Ali Pahlavi (born 1947), nephew of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, heir presumptive from 1954 to 1960
    • Reza Pahlavi II (born 1960), Crown Prince of Iran, eldest son of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
    • Farahnaz Pahlavi (born 1963), first child of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and Farah Pahlavi
    • Ali-Reza Pahlavi (1966–2011), younger son of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and Farah Pahlavi, second in line to the throne.
    • Yasmine Pahlavi (born 1968), lawyer and the wife of Reza Pahlavi, the last crown prince of the former Imperial State of Iran
    • Princess Noor Pahlavi (born 1992), daughter of Reza Pahlavi and Yasmine Pahlavi

Language and writingEdit

  • Parthian language or Arsacid Pahlavi, a now-extinct language spoken in Parthia, Iran
  • Inscriptional Pahlavi, the earliest attested form of Pahlavi scripts
  • Middle Persian, written in the Pahlavi script (including Zoroastrian Middle Persian of the 9th-11th century)
  • Pahlavi scripts, as adopted to render various Middle Iranian languages
  • Pahlavi literature, Persian literature of the 1st millennium AD
  • Pahlavi Psalter, a 12-page non-contiguous section of a Middle Persian translation of a Syriac book of psalms
  • Psalter Pahlavi, a cursive abjad which was used for writing Middle Persian, described as one of the Pahlavi scripts
  • Fahlavīyāt or Pahlaviyat, poetry written in dialects of Pahla/Fahla region in western Iran, 9th–18th centuries AD


  • Nanur (Pahlavi Dezh), a village in Nanur Rural District, Kurdistan Province, Iran
  • Bandar-e Anzali, formerly Pahlavi, a port city in Gilan Province, Iran
  • Pahlavi Mordab, a coastal lagoon in the Caspian Sea near Bandar-e Anzali
  • Pahlavi Street, former name of Valiasr Street in Tehran, Iran

Other usesEdit

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