Derakhshan Family History & Genealogy

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Derakhshan Surname History

List of famous people related to Derakhshan's family (Consanguineal and Affinal):
Hossein Derakhshan, Blogger
Hamid Derakhshan, Iranian football player
Dr Shahab Derakhshan, Chemist, Biochemist
Dr Jamshid Derakhshan, D.Phil. Mathematician
Dr Iraj Derakhshan, MD ,neurologist
Pouran Derakhshandeh, award winning film director and producer
Dr Nazanin Derakhshan, Professor of Psychology
Neda Derakhshan, Miss Universe Canada 2009/2010
Pezhman Bakhtiari, poet
Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, Queen of Iran
Dr Mohammad Derakhshan, MD, Gastroenterologist


Derakhshan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

Persian, Iranian Derakhshan's family are mostly originated from Bakhtiari and/or Fars tribes.In Persian mythology, the Bakhtiari consider themselves to be descendants of Fereydun, a legendary hero from the Persian national epic, Shahnameh. The term "bakhtiari" can be best translated as "companion of chance" or "bearer of good luck". The origin of Derakhshan's family can be Shahrekord, Isfahan, and Shiraz.

Derakhshan Meaning & Etymology

Bright, Brilliant

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