Given Name ROSTAM

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: رستم (Persian)

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown, possibly from Avestan raodha "to grow" and takhma "strong, brave, valiant". Rostam was a warrior hero in Persian legend. The 11th-century Persian poet Firdausi recorded his tale in the 'Shahnameh'.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Rustam (Azerbaijani), Rostom (Georgian), Rustam (Kazakh), Rustam (Tajik), Rüstem (Turkish), Rustam (Uzbek)
USER SUBMISSION: Röstäm