052 #052 Meowth #054 Psyduck 054

Persian Persian #053 - Classy Cat Pokemon

Persian
Hear Persian's Cry
type Normal
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 3'3" 1.0 m
weight 70.6 lb. 32.0 kg
generation
National: #053 | Johto: #137

Family Family

General052
#052 - Meowth
Level053
#053 - Persian
Lv. 28

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Ground 5,100

053 Locations

Where to catch Persian in Pokemon SoulSilver

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Cerulean Cave (1f)38-39Walking in tall grass or a cave24%
Route 719Walking in tall grass or a cave5%

Moves Moves

Abilities

LimberPrevents paralysis.
TechnicianStrengthens moves of 60 base power or less to inflict 1.5× damage.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1ScratchNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1BiteDarkPhysical6025100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
1GrowlNormalNone--40100%Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
1Fake OutNormalPhysical4010100%Can only be used as the first move after the user enters battle. Causes the target to flinch.
1SwitcherooDarkNone--10100%User and target swap items.
6BiteDarkPhysical6025100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
9Fake OutNormalPhysical4010100%Can only be used as the first move after the user enters battle. Causes the target to flinch.
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical181580%Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
17ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
22Faint AttackDarkPhysical6020--Never misses.
25TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
32Power GemRockSpecial7020100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
37SlashNormalPhysical7020100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
44Nasty PlotDarkNone--20--Raises the user's Special Attack by two stages.
49AssuranceDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already received damage this turn.
56CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
61Night SlashDarkPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
68FeintNormalPhysical3010100%Only works if the target uses Protect or Detect on this turn.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM3Water PulseWaterSpecial6020100%Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.
TM5RoarNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM12TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM23Iron TailSteelPhysical1001575%Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
TM24ThunderboltElectricSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
TM25ThunderElectricSpecial1201070%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM34Shock WaveElectricSpecial6020--Never misses.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
TM41TormentDarkNone--15100%Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM49SnatchDarkNone--10--Steals the target's move, if it's self-targeted.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM63EmbargoDarkNone--15100%Target cannot use held items.
TM65Shadow ClawGhostPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
TM66PaybackDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM77Psych UpNormalNone--10--Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM79Dark PulseDarkSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
TM82Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM83Natural GiftNormalPhysical115100%Power and type depend on the held berry.
TM85Dream EaterPsychicSpecial10015100%Only works on sleeping Pokemon. Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM89U-turnBugPhysical7020100%User must switch out after attacking.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
Tail WhipNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
HypnosisPsychicNone--2060%Puts the target to sleep.
AmnesiaPsychicNone--20--Raises the user's Special Defense by two stages.
FlailNormalPhysical115100%Inflicts more damage when the user has less HP remaining, with a maximum of 200 power.
SpiteGhostNone--10100%Lowers the PP of the target's last used move by 4.
CharmNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Attack by two stages.
Psych UpNormalNone--10--Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.
AssistNormalNone--20--Randomly selects and uses one of the trainer's other Pokemon's moves.
Odor SleuthNormalNone--40--Forces the target to have no Evade, and allows it to be hit by Normal and Fighting moves even if it's a Ghost.
PunishmentDarkPhysical15100%Power increases against targets with more raised stats, up to a maximum of 200.
Last ResortNormalPhysical1405100%Can only be used after all of the user's other moves have been used.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP65
Statbar
240 - 334240 - 334240 - 334
Attack70
Statbar
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
Defense60
Statbar
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
Sp. Attack65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Sp. Defense65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Speed115
Statbar
211 - 296235 - 329258 - 361
TOTAL 440
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
148 1,000,000 90 70 Speed: 2 points

Images Images

BlackPersianPersianPersianPersian
White
DiamondPersianPersianPersianPersian
Pearl
PlatinumPersianPersianPersianPersian
HeartGoldPersianPersianPersianPersian
SoulSilver
RubyPersianPersianPersianPersian
Sapphire
EmeraldPersianPersian
FireRedPersianPersianPersianPersian
LeafGreen
GoldPersianPersianPersianPersian
Silver
CrystalPersianPersianPersianPersian
RedPersianPersian
Blue
YellowPersianPersian

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2A very haughty Pokemon. Among fans, the size of the jewel in its forehead is a topic of much talk.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondA very haughty Pokemon. Among fans, the size of the jewel in its forehead is a topic of much talk.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldMany adore it for its sophisticated air. However, it will lash out and scratch for little reason.
SoulSilverIts lithe muscles allow it to walk without making a sound. It attacks in an instant.
RubyPERSIAN has six bold whiskers that give it a look of toughness. The whiskers sense air movements to determine what is in the POKeMON's surrounding vicinity. It becomes docile if grabbed by the whiskers.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedHas a vicious temperament. Beware if it raises its tail straight up. It is a signal that it is about to pounce and bite.
LeafGreenAlthough its fur has many admirers, it is tough to raise as a pet because of its fickle meanness.
GoldMany adore it for its sophisticated air. However, it will lash out and scratch for little reason.
SilverIts lithe muscles allow it to walk without making a sound. It attacks in an instant.
CrystalBehind its lithe, elegant appearance lies a barbaric side. It will tear apart its prey on a mere whim.
RedAlthough its fur has many admirers, it is tough to raise as a pet because of its fickle meanness.
Blue
YellowThe gem in its forehead glows on its own! It walks with all the grace and elegance of a proud queen.

Other Other

Name Etymology As in the Asian domestic cat
052 #052 Meowth #054 Psyduck 054