About Naim FrasheriNaim Frasheri was an albanian poet and writer. He was one of the most popular albanian literary activist of the 19th century, together with his two brothers Sami and Abdyl. He is widely regarded as the national poet of Albania. His earliest writings were poetry. The very first pieces Frasheri wrote were in Persian. In all, he authored twenty-two major works: four in Turkish, one in Persian, two in Greek and fifteen in Albanian. His early patriotic poems and highly popular lyric poetry were strongly influenced by Persian literature, and later also French poetry.