When did Iran become Iran?

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Iran was originally called Persia, it was one of the very first empires in the world, at a time, it ruled most of the known world. Later Reza Shah changed the name to Iran, meaning noble, some time during his reign in 1935.The name Persia was used for Iran by Greeks . While Iran was called Iran by iranians since 3000 years ago. And the word originaly refers to the race of Iranians(Aryan race). Even in poems of one of the most famous poets of Iran Ferdosy and others we can see the word Iran. In other words the word Persia only was used by europeons for Iran. And Achamenid,Sassanid and other Iranian empires all were called Persian empires.
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