Zari (Arabic:زری/Zare, Persian and Urdu: زرین/Zarin/Zareen) is one of the Duolingo characters who can be found in app. She is sweet, joyful, and energetic. Zari is best friends with Lily, despite their contrasting personalities.
- "On the other hand, Zari – an absolute ray of sunshine – is always up to something! ☀️
Never afraid of what people think, Zari loves pineapple on pizza and spending time memorizing formulas for calculus!"
- ―Zari's official character bio
The stories' names may change depending on your language.
- The New Student
- I Say Thank You / Thanks?
- The Diary
- What's Your Name?
- Not For Kids / It's Not for Kids
- Art Homework
- The Love Letter
- Zari's Favorite Band / My Favorite Band
- Recycling Is Important
- Too Dangerous
- Zari Learns How to Drive
- The Baby Photo
- Let's Move the Bed
- Space Vikings
- Where Is The Dog?
- The Audition
- A Scary Movie
- The Drummer
- Clara's Party
- The Lost Costume
- On The News
- Is She Mad at Me?
- Pirate world
- Zari's New Year's Resolution for 2021 was to save eating ice cream till after dinner.
- Zari's other favorite food includes hamburgers, coffee, and pineapple pizza.
- Zari attends the same school as Lily. Oscar is their art teacher.
- Zari is an uncommon name, but it might be short for the Persian name Zarin/Zareen/Zarina which can mean golden. 
- In addition to her name being Persian, her name also means "flower" in Arabic. 
- Zari was confirmed to be Muslim when Duolingo used her to celebrate Muslim Women's Day.
- Zari likes the Korean musical band BTS, this is confirmed by one of the motivational messages (android notifications) the app sends in her name, which reads "I like your [number] day streak better than the latest BTS album, and that's saying a lot! Keep it up!" .
- https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/408321723558133770/884543574430072832/20210906_215922.jpg (A screenshot of said notification in Spanish)