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What were Persian “miniatures” actually called in Persia?

I've always thought that “miniature” was a rather condescending term. I always think of some old Orientalist stumbling across one for the first time and exclaiming: “Oh look, it's a miniature painting!” What are these paintings actually called in Persia, and how would we translate that term literally into English? Does their term for this style of painting have any suggestion of miniature size? Just on the Wikipedia (haha) I found the term negârgari Irâni, but I was unable to find a literal translation for that.