Given Name BABAK

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: بابک (Persian)

Meaning & History

Means "little father" in Persian. This was the name of the father of Ardashir, the founder of the Sassanid Empire in Persia. It was also borne by the 9th-century resistance leader Babak Khorramdin.
VARIANT: Papak (Ancient Persian)
Entry updated December 8, 2017