Pokédex entry for #53 Persian containing stats, moves learned, evolution chain, location and more! Abilities : Limber ; Technician ; Unnerve (hidden. The Persians are an Iranian ethnic group that make up over half the population of Iran. They share a common cultural system and are native speakers of the Iranian peoples · List of ancient Iranian peoples · Persian literature · Persian people. Persian: predominant ethnic group of Iran (formerly known as Persia). Although of diverse ancestry, the Persian people are united by their language, Persian. Farsi is encountered in some linguistic literature as a name for the language, used both by Iranian and by foreign authors. Foreign influence on ancient India. In traditional Sassanid music, the octave was divided into seventeen tones. For other sprites and images, please see Persian images on the Bulbagarden Archives. A Study in Cultural Receptivity.