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Nowrūz (Persian: نوروز, IPA: [nouˈɾuːz], meanin "[The] New Day") is the name o the Iranian New Year in the Solar Islamic calendar.[1][2] Nowruz is an aa referred tae as the Persie New Year.[3][4][5][6]

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  4. "General Assembly Fifty-fifth session 94th plenary meeting Friday, 9 March 2001, 10 a.m. New York". United Nations General Assembly. 9 March 2001. Retrieved 2010-04-06. 
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  6. "U.S. mulls Persian New Year outreach". Washington Times. 2010-03-19. Retrieved 2010-04-06.