Tir (Persian: تیر, Persian pronunciation: [tiːɾ][1]) is the fourth month of the Solar Hijri calendar, which is the official calendar of Iran and Afghanistan.[1] Tir has thirty-one days,[1] spanning parts of June and July in the Gregorian calendar[citation needed]. In Afghan Persian it is called Saraṭān (Cancer).

Tir
Native nameتیر  (Persian)
CalendarSolar Hijri calendar
Month number4
Number of days31
SeasonSummer
Gregorian equivalentJune-July
← Khordad
Mordad →

Tir is the first month of summer, and is followed by Amardad.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Months and Seasons - Persian Vocabulary". 2014. Retrieved September 8, 2014.