Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. BAL-thə-zahr(English)
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Meaning & History

Variant of Belshazzar. Balthazar is the name traditionally assigned to one of the wise men (also known as the Magi, or three kings) who visited the newborn Jesus. He was said to have come from Arabia.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesBaghdasar(Armenian) Bel-Sharra-Usur, Belshazzar(Babylonian) Belshazzar(Biblical) Baltasar(Biblical Greek) Belshatzzar(Biblical Hebrew) Baltassar(Biblical Latin) Boldizsár(Hungarian) Baldassare, Baldo(Italian) Baltasar(Spanish)

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

France: January 6

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Entry updated November 20, 2020