Regular
Shiny
Persian
Normal Type
Classy Cat Pokémon
National Pokedex: #053

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Persian is a Normal Type Classy Cat Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 2 Speed EV Yield. Persian can be found with Limber, Technician and Unnerve as an Ability; we recommend the Hasty Nature, based on 440 total combined Base Stats in Pokemon SV.

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Persian Stats and Abilities

Based on Persian Base IVs we consider this pokemon D-Tier choice. Persian Highest IV Stat is Speed (115) and the Lowest being Defense (60).

Persian Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
65
D
Attack
70
E
Defense
60
D
Special Attack
65
E
Special Defense
65
C
Speed
115
D
Total
440
Persian Details
Persian Detail
Best Nature
Hasty
+10% Speed
-10% Defense
Nature Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sweet
Dislikes: Sour
Liked Foods
Catch Rate90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
EV Yield2 Speed
Growth RateMedium Fast
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Persian Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Limber
The Pokémon is protected from paralysis.
Ability 2
Technician
Technician increases the power of moves - that are usually base power 60 or below - by 50%.
Hidden Ability
Unnerve
Makes the foe nervous and unable to eat Berries.

How To Evolve Persian in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Meowth requires (Level 28) to evolve into Persian.

Persian Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Meowth
Normal Type
Level 28
Persian
Normal Type
Persian Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Meowth
290
40
45
40
35
40
90
Stat Change
+150
+25
+25
+25
+25
+25
+25
Persian
440
65
70
65
60
65
115

Where To Find Persian Locations in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

List of Locations where you can find and catch Persian in Pokemon SV.

Pokemon SV Persian Weakness

Persian is a Normal Type pokemon. This will cause Persian to take More Damage from Fighting Type Moves, and Less Damage from Ghost Type moves.

Persian Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Fighting
0.5x
Less Damage
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Ghost

What pokemon is Persian Weak Against?

Persian Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
B
Lucario
Fighting Type
Steel Type

What pokemon is Persian Strong Against?

Persian Strong Against
Tier Pokemon

Best Persian Moves in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in Bold
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Pokemon similar to Persian based on Normal Type
Similar Normal Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
Blissey-Pokemon-Image
Blissey
NORMAL-Type 540 255 10 75 10 135 55
C
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Staraptor
NORMAL-Type FLYING-Type 485 85 120 50 70 60 100
C
Chansey-Pokemon-Image
Chansey
NORMAL-Type 450 250 5 35 5 105 50
D
Persian-Pokemon-Image
Persian
NORMAL-Type 440 65 70 65 60 65 115
E
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Staravia
NORMAL-Type FLYING-Type 340 55 75 40 50 40 80
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