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Gender Masculine
Scripts בָּרָק(Hebrew) Βαρακ(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. BAR-ək(English)
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Meaning & History

Means "lightning" in Hebrew. According to the Old Testament, Barak was a military commander under the guidance of the prophetess Deborah. They defeated the Canaanite army led by Sisera.

Related Names

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