Genealogy Projects tagged with Persian Jews on the Geni Family Tree

« Back to Projects Dashboard

  • Notable Jews of Persia & the Arabian Peninsula

    Persian Jews یهودیان ایرانی‎ יהודי פרס‎= Persian Jewry Persian Jews (Hebrew: יהודי פרס‎, Persian: یهودیان ایرانی‎) are Jews historically associated with Iran, traditionally known as Persia in Western sources. The beginnings of Jewish history in the area of present-day Iran date back to late biblical times. The biblical books of Isaiah, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, Chronicles, and Esther contain refe...