International Academic Journal of Innovative Research

  • ISSN 2454-390X

Satire Terminology in Persian and Arabic literature

Sareh Bordbarand Abdurrasul Hadian shirazi

Abstract: Human kind always use of satire in dialog, images and writings but every culture called it different names. This research says about satire terminology and introduce root of "tanz". At first, it look at satire synonyms specialty. After that, it discusses about meaning of "tanz" in Persian literature and examines "fokaheh", "hazl" and "tanz". In the second part, it research explains satire terms in Arabic literature and examines "tahakkom","hazl that means serious","tajahololaref". Poems and quranic sample help this research to understand the terms listed. Apparently "tanz" is humor, but his purpose is criticism. In both of literature are used this art with different titles

Keywords: Terminology, satire"tanz", "hazl","tahakkom", comparative literature

Page: 66-76

DOI: 10.9756/IAJIR/V6I1/1910006

Volume 6, Issue 1, 2019