Days of the Week

In Iran, the week begins on Saturday and ends on Friday. So, Thursday and Friday are weekend.

Days of the week

PersianPronunciationEnglish
شنبهshanbeSaturday
یکشنبهyekshanbeSunday
دوشنبهdoshanbeMonday
سه‌شنبهseshanbeTuesday
چهارشنبهchahârshanbeWednesday
پنجشنبهpanjshanbeThursday
جمعهjomøeFriday
آدینهâdineFriday (literary)

Related words

PersianPronunciationEnglish
هفتهhafteweek
آخر هفتهâkhar-e hafteweekend
هفته‌ی گذشتهhafte-ye gozashtelast week
این هفتهin haftethis week
هفته‌ی آیندهhafte-ye âyandenext week
شنبه‌هاshanbehâon Saturdays
شنبه‌ی گذشتهshanbe-ye gozashtelast Saturday
این شنبهin shanbethis Saturday
شنبه صبحshanbe sobhSaturday morning
شنبه‌ی آیندهshanbe-ye âyandenext Saturday
امروز شنبه استemruz shanbe astIt's Saturday today